Consumer watchdog Which? has published an article on its website that clears up several popular misconceptions that exist around microwave ovens.
The piece, which is entitled ‘Seven microwave oven myths you need to stop believing’, was written by Which? experts.
The introduction to the article states: ‘They [microwaves] have been commonplace in our kitchens for almost 50 years, yet many of us continue to believe debunked claims and horrifying scare stories about microwaves. Despite being used by millions of Brits every day, unfounded rumours about microwaves causing cancer, cataracts and radioactivity still persist. To help you separate fact from fiction, our experts have pored over some of the most egregious claims and duff microwaving advice.’
To read the full article, click here.