With all the publicity highlighting the damage plastic is causing the environment and our own personal health we were delighted to find a stylish, functional, eco-friendly alternative. This durable, two part lunchbox has the appearance and feel of stoneware but is in fact made from bamboo fibre and corn starch with natural colourants and it meets all EU & US food regulations.100% biodegradable (excluding the elastic band). Use for sandwiches, snacks and salads, The elasticated band holds the lunchbox loosely shut but is not air-tight. Do not use in the microwave, oven or grill. Dishwasher safe (up to 40 degrees). An ideal gift for anyone with concerns for our environment. Size: length 18.5 cm x width 12.5 cm x height 6 cm.