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trud Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-08-11 04:19 PM
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2. I hate plastic
and use as little as possible.

I have a box of waxed paper in my pantry, but have no real use for it. My Mom used it to line cake pans, but it seems unnecessary.
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  -How come people don't use wax paper any more? My mother used raccoon  Sep-08-11 10:59 AM   #0 
  - Several reasons.  silverweb   Sep-08-11 04:09 PM   #1 
  - I hate plastic  trud   Sep-08-11 04:19 PM   #2 
  - Waxed paper isn't waxed anymore, IIRC. It's plastic coated.  kestrel91316   Sep-08-11 10:07 PM   #3 
  - No way! Tell me this isn't true!!!!!!!!!!  Curmudgeoness   Sep-09-11 11:11 AM   #4 
  - I use old glass lids for reheating plates of food in the microwave.  Lars39   Sep-09-11 11:27 AM   #5 
  - Oh man, I can't think of any round glass lids that I have  Curmudgeoness   Sep-09-11 11:41 AM   #6 
     - I found mine second-hand.  Lars39   Sep-09-11 12:21 PM   #7 
     - That's a terrific idea - thanks  eleny   Nov-18-11 04:03 PM   #11 
  - Actually, I think I was wrong, though it uses a petroleum based wax:  kestrel91316   Sep-09-11 12:24 PM   #8 
     - *sigh*  silverweb   Sep-09-11 02:07 PM   #9 
  - wax paper  northoftheborder   Nov-28-11 08:27 PM   #13 
  - I use it all the time!  TygrBright   Sep-12-11 12:05 AM   #10 
  - I use it more for crafting than cooking, actually - n/t  lbrtbell   Nov-28-11 06:51 PM   #12 

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