This highly innovative line of kitchen tools by Paderno Italy has been carefully designed by studying and analyzing the day-to-day goings on in busy kitchens as well as following the latest trends in the culinary industry. These tongs are strong and resistant, yet light and easy to handle. Their ergonomic design, as well their overall weights make daily tasks less taxing. They are made of nonporous, composite nylon and polyamide materials, making them durable and easy to clean. They are close to unbreakable and can be sterilized. They withstand temperatures up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit and won’t damage non-stick cookware. They are dishwasher-safe and NSF approved.