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Jan 10, 2009 08:25 AM

What should I use to clean my pots?

Hi everyone,

What can I use to clean my pots? I have the emeril series and want to make them look all new and shiny. At the same time, I was hoping to use something that wouldn't be too toxic (organic?) and not full of bad fumes. Any suggestions?

I'm going on a cleaning frenzy this weekend and haven't cleaned the pots since I first got them years ago:)

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  1. I love a mixture of dish soap and baking soda. I keep the baking soda in a restaurant-style sugar shaker next to my sink. Works on calphalon, all clad, the sink and for tea stains on mugs and coffee cups...and it's inexpensive and non-toxic. I even use it on cast iron -- sans the dish soap.

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    1. re: foodISlove

      Really? And that gets them clean and shiny? I should try that. Seems healthy too.

    2. You didn't say whether they're stainless or some other
      type. Anyway, here's the offficial guide:

      1. I heard soda pop like coca cola and saw the results on dr. oz