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Can ceramic/PP/silicone lunch boxes be put into microwave ovens? What's the difference?

Publish Date: 2018-11-30 Click: 47

Can ceramic/PP/silicone lunch boxes be put into microwave ovens? What's the difference?

Ceramics are usually rice bowls, of course, they can be used in microwave ovens. The lid of the lunch box is plastic. The PP (polypropylene) fresh-keeping sealed box can be heated for a short time when it is used in the microwave oven, but it can not be used as a cooking container in the microwave oven. When thawing with short heating time, the time should not exceed 3 minutes.

Silicone lunch box can be heated, but the microwave oven can not exceed 200 degrees, more than 200 degrees, there may be a trace of harmful substances volatilization, before heating, please make sure the material is silica gel!


Others can not be heated by microwave oven: metal tableware, bamboo, plastic, lacquerware and other non-heat-resistant containers, concave and convex glass products, are not suitable for use in microwave oven. Porcelain dishes should not be laced with gold or silver. Containers for food must be placed in special plates for microwave ovens, not directly in the oven chamber.