Removing sticky stuff from cookware

cheech77January 21, 2007

I recently purchased a stainless steel bowl, and I have not been able to remove the sticky stuff that is at the bottom of the bowl. It is from the Manufacturers sticker that was in the bowl. Any suggestions?

Thanks so much!!!

Kim

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
gardenlad

Try rubbing it with a soft cloth and some lighter fluid. That should dissolve the stick-um. Then wash regularly with soap and hot water.

    Bookmark   January 21, 2007 at 3:15PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
azzalea

Anything either oily or with an alcohol base should remove it.

Rubbing alcohol--or even vodka will work. Cooking oil, crisco or peanut butter. I prefer not to use toxic chemicals on items that will be used for/around food I'm planning on feeding my loved ones, so I'd avoid using something like lighter fluid, goo-gone or wd-40.

    Bookmark   January 21, 2007 at 6:30PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
kitchendetective

Goo-gone, rubbing with a sacrificial rag, and then a good, thorough, soap and hot water washing.

    Bookmark   January 21, 2007 at 6:49PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jackidr

Try some boiling hot water. I use the water from my instant hot and it usually softens the glue enough to easily rub it off. Good luck

    Bookmark   January 21, 2007 at 9:21PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
cheech77

Thanks Everyone!

    Bookmark   January 22, 2007 at 12:40AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Favorite tea kettle for induction?
Waiting patiently for my induction cooktop to be installed....
txjoyce
Kitchen Selective food slicer
Would anyone know of source for parts for Kitchen Selective...
debby_1
Any information on Evaco/Cast?
Just saw this in a kitchen store...latest non-stick...
rogerv_gw
Nu Wave Oven
Has anyone bought this? Is it worth the cost? It is...
marie26
best (semi-pro) brand pots and pans for induction
hello we are renovating our kitchen and now it will...
robantwerp
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™