Product Care & Guidance 523 Polypropylene (PP) - Plastic
Polypropylene is a flexible plastic which can provide a great value alternative to polycarbonate and is often marked out by its translucent appearance. It can be combined with other materials, such as rubber in our non-slip trays.
For dishwasher safety and temperature range, please look for the relevant symbol next to the product you are purchasing within our brochure.
Our range of polypropylene gastronorm pans are dishwasher, freezer and microwave safe.
Polyethylene (Low & High Density, PE) - Plastic
Polyethylene is used to produce our high and low density chopping boards. High density PE is tougher than low density and will keep a better, usable surface for longer, as it is more resistant to cutting. PE is not dishwasher safe as this may cause the product to warp. It has a safe temperature range from 40ºC to +95ºC approx.
SAN - Plastic
SAN is a tough but brittle plastic that can be made transparent or takes colour well, and can be produced with high gloss finish.
SAN is dishwasher safe up to 71ºC approx. and is also microwave safe. It has a safe temperature range from 0 to 71ºC approx.
Acrylic - Plastic
Primarily used in our salt and pepper mills, due to its fantastic clear appearance.
Acrylic is not dishwasher safe and should not be subjected to temperatures above 50ºC.
Laminated Wood Trays Our laminated wood trays are robust and lightweight.
The product should not be dishwashed and should be wiped down and cleaned with a damp cloth after use. Fibreglass Trays
Unlike all of the other wood and plastic trays in our range, fibreglass trays are dishwasher safe.
We recommend they are stacked flat after dishwashing to preserve the shape of the product.
It has a safe temperature range from -50ºC to +140ºC approx. Chef Clothing
All of our chef clothing items and garments are supplied with a label detailing the washing instructions. We recommend following these instructions at all times to ensure longevity of the product.
Our Grinders with a ceramic mechanism are suitable for both peppercorns and salt flakes. Our grinders with a carbon steel mechanism are suitable for peppercorns only and not for table salt.