The lifetime of microwaves
in the oven is something like millionths of a second," says physicist Louis Bloomfield.
According to Norbert Hankin of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s Center for Science and Risk Assessment, "We don't have a solid position on the possible health risks from exposure to microwaves
due to inconclusive research.
Round shapes and rings cook more quickly since microwaves
penetrate from all sides.
An object that would take 5 to 10 hours to make in a furnace requires only 90 minutes in the microwave
travel through the water, they force the water molecules to line up and spin (see diagram, p.
CEM Corporation, a private company based in Matthews, North Carolina, is a leading provider of microwave
heating and the dielectric properties of foods Introduction.
The reason they performed differently is not known, but the microwaves
could have decreased the amount of acetylcholine in the brain.
So why not use microwave
heating to destroy hazardous wastes?
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Is zapping a wooden cutting board in the microwave
oven the best way to disinfect it?
Moreover, because microwaves
tend to heat quickly and from the inside of the target, energy builds up dramatically, Pare says.