Steam your food easily with the Elements 9" Stainless Steel. This collapsible steamer basket is equipped with silicone feet to prevent scratches on your pots and pans. The handle has a ring to grasp with tongs to pull the steamer basket out of hot pots safely. It opens up to 9" in diameter to hold a lot of food! The steel plates overlap to ensure no food is dropped during steaming, and the small holes will not collect food as it steams, making cleaning quick work. The small drains release the maximum amount of water without dropping vegetables, dumplings, meat or other steamed foods. This veggie steamer basket is made with high-quality stainless steel for the best possible results. The silicone-footed colander won’t rust, warp, or bend. For ease of use, this kitchen essential is dishwasher-safe. Made of stainless steel and silicone.