Little dinosaur footprint grippers are included on the handles to match the dino on each utensil. All products are Made in the USA! The plate and utensils are both dishwasher and microwave safe. No paints are used to colour the products. Everything is manufactured using only FDA approved materials. We have third party certification that our products contain NO Lead, NO Bisplenol A (BPA), NO PVC, and NO Phthalates. All of Constructive Eating’s products are fully compliant with the CPSIA of 2008.