The Dexter Duoglide 8-inch Chef's Knife offers state-of-the-art blade geometry and maximum sharpness. It has a stain-free blade and the high carbon steel provides maximum corrosion resistance. The edge of the knife blade is ground and honed to the ultimate edge. Dexter Duoglide provides an easier cut with superior control. The handle has a soft, high-impact, stain resistant core and a soft-touch textured grip. Handle is sealed to blade for utmost sanitation. Ease-of-Use commendation by Arthritis Foundation.