What does 'kid safe' mean?
We define 'kid safe' to mean that we are committed to making certain all our products are BPA-Free, and that they pass all US and FDA standards. We work with internationally-recognized, independent testing laboratories to make certain that our products conform to recognized U.S. standards for children's products, and pass all FDA requirements.
Is it BPA free?
Yes. It has been tested by an independent agency and is certified to be BPA-Free.
What material do you use for your plate?
Our plate is made of melamine.
What kind of testing has been done on this product?
It has been certified to be BPA-Free.
The Nutri-plate exceeds all FDA testing requirements.
The Nutri-plate exceeds the requirements for the US Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008.
Is it microwave and/or dishwasher safe?
Our product is safe to use in the dishwasher, but we do not recommend using it in the microwave.
Does the Nutri-plate come in different sizes?
Currently, we offer the Nutri-plate in an 8 inch size. We feel this size is the best fit for our target market, but we are open to expanding our product line to other sizes in the future. Please feel free to write us with your feedback: info<at>nutri-plate<dot>com
Is it effective?
In our pilot study, the findings suggest that it may be possible to influence adolescents' nutritional behaviors using this youth-designed plate.