Silicone spatulas are quickly replacing standard plastic and heavy duty metal spatulas, and it’s easy to see why. Silicone is durable, flexible, sturdy and won’t scrape the non-stick coating off your pots and pans. Switching out your plastic or metal cooking utensils with silicone also makes clean-up a lot easier. Even sticky stuff like scrambled eggs wash right off with just a little warm water and a sponge. Here’s what to look for in a silicone spatula set.