NordicWare Flare Cookware - 8" Saute PanMedium sized frying pan incorporating the patented FIN technology to provide even and faster cooking. Interior protected with high quality non-stick coating.A world first, Flare pans have been developed using breakthrough FIN technology, in conjunction with a real-life rocket scientist at Oxford University. This advanced technology allows you to cook up to 44% more quickly on gas, saving time and reducing energy usage, while producing exceptional results. Comes with a lifetime warranty. Heat is distributed uniformly across the base and up the sides. Food cooks much more quickly without burning or scorching. Formed from cast aluminum for excellent heat conduction, with stainless steel handles. Non-stick coated inside for easy food release and clean up (the inside of the pan is a conventional shape!). Use & Care:1. Before initial use and after subsequent uses, hand wash with warm, soapy water.2. Dishwasher use is not recommended, as it may shorten the life of the nonstick coating and may dull the exterior of your pan.3. Use moderate heat to obtain the most effective heating properties. Excessive heat can be damaging to the pan and stovetop.4. Metal utensils, scouring pads and abrasive cleaners should not be used on nonstick surfaces.5. Never allow cookware to boil dry or leave an empty pan on a hot burner unattended. These will both cause damage to the pans cooking properties.6. While not necessary, cooking with butter or oil will improve performance and taste of food.7. Oven safe to 400 degrees F (205 degrees C).