Nylon cooking luggage, plastic-lined cups can release nanoparticles into liquids

Journal Reference: Christopher D. Zangmeister, James G. Radney, Kurt D. Benkstein, Berc Kalanyan. Common Single-Use Consumer Plastic Products Release Trillions of Sub-100 nm Nanoparticles per Liter into Water during Normal Use. Environmental Science & Technology, 2022; DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.1c06768 Food-grade plastics come into contact with a variety of foods and drinks that people consume every day. … Read more

Pollution from cooking emissions hangs in the air

Journal Reference: Adam Milsom, Adam M. Squires, Andrew D. Ward, Christian Pfrang. The impact of molecular self-organisation on the atmospheric fate of a cooking aerosol proxy. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2022; 22 (7): 4895 DOI: 10.5194/acp-22-4895-2022 By identifying the processes which control how these aerosols are transformed in the atmosphere, scientists will be able to … Read more

Virtual cooking class improves children’s nutrition knowledge

Journal Reference: Amy Saxe-Custack, Sarah Egan. Flint Families Cook: A Virtual Cooking and Nutrition Program for Families. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 2022; 54 (4): 359 DOI: 10.1016/j.jneb.2022.01.002 This addition to the great educational material (GEM) collection appearing in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, published by Elsevier, reports that Flint Families Cook … Read more

Cinematic Cuisine: A Short List of Cooking Movies for Foodies – Hollywood Insider

Cinematic Cuisine A Short List of Cooking Movies for Foodies

Photo: Cooking Movies  Including ‘Chef’, ‘Burnt’, ‘The Hundred-Foot Journey’, ‘Eat Drink Man Woman’, and ‘Ratatouille’, this list will explore the films that put food on-screen. For those of us who love to cook, seeing the cinematic portrayals of cooking, fine dining, and cuisine are almost as good as having the foot itself. Food films can … Read more