Are air fryers toxic? We weigh up the facts

If you’re on TikTok then it’s very likely that you’ve come across a swath of videos that claim that air fryers are toxic. It’s a subject that’s been bubbling away with various news outlets, too, so now it’s our turn to conduct some investigations of our own.

Over the past few years, we’ve seen the popularity of the best air fryers rocket, especially since many of us have been turning our attention to saving money, eating more healthily and cooking foods faster. You can cook more in an air fryer than you might expect, too, including air fryer eggs and even air fryer cheese on toast,
which could see many of your other counter-top appliances becoming redundant.