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Why Cant You Microwave Starbucks Cups?

You’d probably assume that because Starbucks cups hold burning hot liquids it’s safe to reheat Starbucks cups in the microwave, right? Not so fast… While these cups are very effective, it is worth noting that Starbucks cups say do no microwave. In this post, we discuss the question is it safe to microwave Starbucks cups…DISCLOSURE: CrumbKitchen.com is reader supported …

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Can You Microwave Styrofoam?

While Styrofoam or polystyrene foam containers do an amazing job in protecting your foods in the refrigerator, these containers are not made to withstand the microwave.  So no, you cannot microwave Styrofoam. Since they are plastic, the foam may melt inside your microwave, which means chemicals will be released into the food.  As much as you will store …

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