Not all materials are safe to be used in a microwave.
Microwave- safe kitchenware include:
- Heat-resistant glassware
- Heat-resistant ceramics
- Microwave safe plastic
- Paper plates and cups
Do not put the following materials and items in the microwave:
- Aluminum foil
- Plastic food containers (like margarine or yogurt tubs)
- Single-use plastic containers
- Dishes with metallic paint or trim
- Foam-insulated cups or bowls
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