Eco-Friendly Nonstick Cookware Cuisinart® is leading the way in eco-friendly branded cookware with out new GreenGourmet® line. Exclusive Cuisinart® Ceramica® nonstick technology is ceramic based instead of petroleum based, helping to conserve existing oil supplies. The coating is applied at a temperature one half that of conventional nonsticks, helping to reduce total energy use. And it's PTFE- and PFOA_free for healthier cooking. Ceramica ® coating and aluminum encapsulated base construction provide high thermal efficiency, which save energy. Riveted stainless handles stay cool on the stovetop and are made from 70% recycled stainless steel. Today more and more home cooks are going green... and so is Cuisinart®Cookware!