TIL that Teflon was first used for the first nuclear bombs. The anti-stick frying pan coating was used to coat valves and pipes in the separation of Uranium, which would corrode other materials much quicker. Only after WW2 was it used for cookware. by whatilearned August 3, 2022, 12:38 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polytetrafluoroethylene What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote antistickbombscoatcoatingcookwarecorrodefryingmaterialsnuclearpanpipesquickerseparationTeflonTILToday I learneduraniumvalvesWW2 See more Previous article pitbull moms Next article TIL that in 1778, Mozart was delighted when the audience applauded during a particular section at the premiere of his 31st Symphony. He then went to have an ice cream and said a rosary before going home. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.