Totally Bamboo's Big Dipper is perfect for chips, crackers, salsa and dips. Use it every day and on special occasions. Server is 14-1/2-inch in diameter and features a center compartment with insert. Server is made of strong, eco friendly bamboo. It has a tri-ply, cross laminate construction with a specially formulated high temperature adhesive. All of Totally Bamboo's items are distinctively attractive, super strong, and totally -inchgreen!-inch The benefits of using bamboo are numerous. For example: bamboo is 16 percent harder than maple, it’s naturally anti-microbial and it’s eco friendly, it holds the promise of a sustainable, cost effective, and ecologically responsible alternative to the widespread clear cutting of our old growth forests. Totally Bamboo uses organically grown Moso bamboo, so you need not worry about harmful pesticides or fertilizers. Plus, this bamboo is not a food source, or a habitat, for the Giant Panda. Totally good for you and totally good for the environment! Bamboo is easy to maintain. Wash with warm water and use Totally Bamboo’s Revitalizing Oil, occasionally, to extend the life and keep bamboo looking beautiful.