Melamine is an incredibly durable thermosetting plastic compound that can withstand unbelievably high temperatures. It is strong and lightweight, and products made from melamine are much more affordable than comparable metal products. For this reason, Food Service Direct is now offering quality melamine mixing bowls to you at an unbelievably low price! These bowls will not break or shatter, even under the harshest of conditions, and because of their high melting point they are safe at extreme temperatures, perfect to use in the microwave! These durable bowls will last you a lifetime and pay for themselves many times over, guaranteed!