FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Q: What is hard anodized construction?
A: Hard-anodized aluminium means aluminium that has been specially processed to offer you twice the hardness and durability of stainless steel. To improve, ease and enhance the ever-expanding cooking experiences, Origins introduced ultra-durable hard-anodized aluminium pots and pans with 100% safe non-stick coating to provide you with professional-quality kitchen performance.
Q: What kind of coating has been used?
A: A healthy body holds a healthy soul & mind. The non-stick interior surface uses less or almost no oil to prepare nourishing and nutritious meals for your family every day. Origins uses interior coating and the outer coating both from Chemours (USA).
Q: How durable is the coating?
A: Origins cookware is extremely strong and is made to last you decades. A coating so durable and long lasting that you will experience delightful meals always. Now you can close your eyes and easily boil, fry and bake without worrying about your cookware going bad.
Q: Is it safe/healthy?
A: Yes. Origins products are completely safe for everyday use. The non-stick coatings are certified by USA FDA. You need not worry about any reaction while cooking different food types. We want our customers to use the safest products for cooking meals for their family and kids. Subjected to the toughest testing conditions, Origins products are completely safe for usage. They are eco-friendly and 100% PFOA free, 100% lead-free and 100% cadmium free
Q: What is the thickness of cookware?
A: When it comes to even cooking and maintaining regular heating without hot spots around your pan it's the thickness of your pan that matters most. Our range has an optimum thickness of 2.5mm to 3mm for best results.
Q: Is it induction safe?
Q: Is it dishwasher safe?
Q: What does total food release system mean?
A: TOTAL food release system means that Origins cookware is throned with one of the best non-stick systems. Be assured that this is one of the most efficient and long-lasting nonstick cooking surfaces in the world. An exclusive food release technology with raised circles on the cookware surface that help to reduce abrasion and increase your cookware's life.
Q: What are hi-low grooves?
A: Origins wants you to experience the best of healthy cooking. A cooking surface so good that you can cook in almost no oil. Food won't stick or burn even when you are cooking for prolonged periods. Circulon turned cookware’s flat, ordinary cooking surface into a series of raised concentric circles. This is hi-low grooves.
Q: Will the food stick in the grooves?
A: We want our customers to experience cooking with a delight. No, the food will never stick to the grooves on the surface. Our cookware is adorned with the best TOTAL non-stick release coating from Chemours(USA) and has special hi-low grooves to ensure healthy cooking.
Q: How to clean this cookware/how to use this cookware for a better performance?
A: Origins products are super-easy to clean and maintain post-usage. Forget the old hassle of scrubbing your cookware to make it shine. Maintaining your cookware cannot be easier than this. Protect the cooking surface and condition it by rubbing a thin coat of vegetable oil over the cooking surface when using it for the first time. Clean your pan with a mild, soft soap and a soft cloth or sponge. Rinse the pan with lukewarm, not hot, water.
Q: What is the cookware body made of?
A: Origins cookware is twice as strong as stainless steel when it comes to durability. It is made up of the best-quality aluminium to offer you optimal performance and great heat-distribution. This means that food will cook evenly and food won't burn. The heavy gauge aluminium body of your cookware will make sure that the cookware you buy lasts for decades. Maximum durability and extremely tough, they have gone through the toughest testing conditions before reaching you.
Q: What are the handles made out of, are they durable?
A: Yes, the handles are extremely durable and stable. They will stay cool even if you are cooking for a long period. Designed for your comfort and ease of use, these handles are specially crafted for high durability. Our handles are designed in-house and made of phenolic surface to provide the best grip for your hands while cooking.
Q: What is the warranty/ terms and conditions?
A: Origins range offers Limited Lifetime warranty from the date of purchase to be free from any defects and damage caused by using the product under normal household use.
Q: Is it oven safe?
Q: What do you mean by PFOA free, lead-free and cadmium free?
A: Per-fluoro-octanoic acid (PFOA), supposedly a carcinogenic chemical when heated and other dangerous heavy metals like lead and cadmium that can flake off during cooking can seep in meals and react when you use low quality, and cheap non-stick cookware. Your family and your health is completely safe when using any products sold on our website. All products sold by us are 100% PFOA free, 100% Cadmium free, 100% Lead free.
Q: Can I make my own set?
A: Yes, you can easily make your own sets on our website. Now, ensure you can style your kitchen in the same shade and colour by opting for cookware sets.
Q: Is it metal utensil safe?
A: Origins range of cookware has been put through the toughest testing condition to ensure that your cookware will offer you an optimal performance. Due to hard anodized body construction, it is compatible with a metal utensil as well.
Q: Can it develop hot spots?
A: No, you will never experience any hot spots. You will experience the best of even heat distribution and browning of food without any burns on the cookware surface.
Q. What is Oil Mister?
A. It is a savvy tool to minimise and monitor the oil you use and the amount of consumption. It employs a simple method of pump and press to create a fine mist of the oil that you have filled in the jar.
This helps you monitor the quality and quantity of oil you are using and help you reduce fat consumption as well as save cooing oil.
This versatile item can also be used for various other liquids such as vinegar, lemon juice and so on.
Q. Can this oil spray be used to hold other liquids, apart from vegetable oil, and use them?
A. It can hold other liquids like olive oil, sauce, vinegar, water, lemon juice, lime juice, sauce, sherry or wine etc.
Q. Is this non-aerosol?
A. Yes. It has a pump mechanism!
Q. What is the benefit of this as opposed to a normal spray bottle that you would use for water and the like?
A. This creates a fine and even mist unlike gusts of sprinkle that you get in a normal spray bottle. About 5 ml. 1 teaspoon.
Q. What is it made of?
A. The cover is made of Tritan plastic while the body is made of soda-lime glass.
Q. Is the material used safe?
A. Yes. It is US FDA approved.
Q. How much oil can this spray bottle hold?
A. You can store upto 170ml / 5.75oz liquid. However, you are recommended to fill it till 110 ml for easy pumping.
Q. How much mist is approximately dispensed with one spray?
A. Approximately 5ml or 1 teaspoon.
Q. Does it consistently mist, or sometimes stream the oil?
A. It consistently mists.
Q. Is this a light mist, or a heavy spray or somewhere in between?
A. It’s a fine even mist!
Q. Does it need to be pumped before each use to be pressurized?
A. Yes. You need to pump the cap 10 to 15 times or until you feel resistance that indicates that sufficient air pressure exists to deliver an even spray.
Q. Does it clog?
A. Yes it can, but can be washed with mild soap solution and reused when dry
Q. Is it dishwasher safe?
Q. How to clean it?
A. Hand wash all parts with warm soapy water. Let air dry.
Q. Can it be used if the oil is solidified?
A. No. Liquids only.
Q. Can you put coconut oil in this?
A. You can use any kind of liquid. However, it is advised to not use this for semi-fluid or solidified ingredients (during winters coconut oil gets solidified).
Q. Does it come with any warranty?
Q. If using for salad dressing, can I mix olive oil and balsamic vinegar in the same bottle and just give it a good shake before I spray?
A. Yes. You can use it to mix and match more than one ingredients provided they are liquids.
Q. Can you use this bottle for essential oils?
Q. Can this bottle, once filled, be stored in the fridge?
A. Store it in a cool or dry place unless it is a dressing that needs to be refrigerated.
Q. Do you need to tilt it to keep spraying?
A. You might have to tilt it a little when the liquid is less or is about to get over- to be sucked by dip-tube.
Q. Will this sprayer work with just oil or do I have to mix oil and water to create a fine mist?
A. It will work just fine with oil. You don’t need to add water.