The Nylon Spatula is great for safe handling of thermoplastics. It features an extra wide head for easy lifting of warm thermoplastics out of heating pans. It is heat resistant up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit and has a tapered edge that decreases marks to the splint. The Nylon Spatula is made of a nylon construction and is dishwasher safe. It is black in color and is 11 ½ inches in length.