The story of Teflon, the slipperiest substance on Earth.
An affectionate look at the miracle materials and substances created by modern science, that have become part and parcel of our everyday lives.
Presenter Wayne Hemingway gets to grips with the slipperiest substance on earth - Teflon.
From non-stick pans to building the atomic bomb, what part did this weird waxy polymer have to play? The programme also features low-fat cooking fan, Graham Kerr, the one-time, wine-slurping tv maverick, also known as The Galloping Gourmet.