The Laguna Honey Striped Cutting Board from Island Bamboo is a smart, stylish choice as cutting board to simplify prep work in the kitchen or for display as an appetizer or bread and cheese tray in a buffet. It features a striking honey stripe finish, which is created without the use of dies or stains. Instead, we us a natural process of burning the bamboo to achieve the darker color, while the white color is in fact the natural color of the bamboo. Island Bamboo specializes in creating beautiful bamboo products for your home. Bamboo is a truly earth-friendly material. Durable and long-lasting, it is 16-percent harder than hardwoods like Maple and Oak. It also naturally resists mold and mildew. And most importantly, bamboo is one the worlds' most renewable resources, with incredibly fast growth rates. Bamboo Island products are unique, functional, and attractive and make a perfect gift for holidays, weddings, or any occasion. We pride ourselves on our innovative designs and quality craftsmanship. Bamboo is 16-percent harder than maple making bamboo a better solid surface for cutting. Of note, Island Bamboo uses a specific bamboo called 'Moso' which is not a food source for the Giant Panda. Care Instructions: Simply hand wash with soap and warm water then dry thoroughly.