The shovel is made from food-grade silicone and nonstick. Safe for use on nonstick cookware, metal pots and pans. Won’t scratch non-stick cookware, or rub off the coating surface from steel woks. With a hole on the upper handle, it is easy to hang for storage. Perfect for using it as a soup spoon, milk powder spoon, noodles spoon, etc. Great kitchen silicone work tool for stirring, mixing, dividing, tasting, turning, and serving foods.