Information about Le Cadeaux Campania Dinner Plates - Set of 4, Melamine
Closeouts. You'll delight in serving family and guests on Le Cadeaux's Campania dinner plates -- ultralight, practically indestructible, and fashioned in a bright summertime pattern inspired by French pottery.
Melamine resin or melamine formaldehyde (also shortened to melamine) is a hard, thermosetting plastic material made from melamine and formaldehyde by polymerization. In its butylated form, it is dissolved in n-butanol and xylene. It is then used to cross-link with alkyd, epoxy, acrylic, and polyester resins, used in surface coatings. There are many types, varying from very slow to very fast curing. It was initially discovered by William F. Talbot.|Melamine resin is often used in kitchen utensils and plates (such as Melmac). Melamine resin utensils and bowls are not microwave safe.
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