Can I Still Use a Nonstick Pan If the Coating Is Scratched Away?

Can I Still Use a Nonstick Pan If the Coating Is Scratched Away?

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Kelli Foster
Mar 12, 2015
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy)

Q: When all the Teflon coating of nonstick pan is scratched away and only the metal part remains, is it healthy to use it again?

Sent by Neema

Editor: Neema, at that point we would most likely discard and start fresh with a new piece of cookware. Readers, what do you think? When do you call it quits with your nonstick cookware?

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