The Epicurean Pizza Peel features a beveled front edge to help scoop your pizza from the over with ease. Epicurean Pizza Peels will not harbor bacteria. Unlike traditional wood peels, they are dishwasher safe and will not split or splinter. This wood composite material is comprised of a mixed source of wood fibers and is certified by Smartwood to the Forest Stewardship Council standards. Perferred and used by Professional chefs for more than 50 years. No well-equipped home kitchen should be withour and Epicurean Pizza Peel.