This 9" (23cm) scoop plate promotes independence at meal time, especially for the visually impaired. It allows the user to push food against the plate's high back wall and onto their cutlery. The entry side is low for ease of use. The wide outer rim is useful to grasp the plate while scooping food onto cutlery. The plate has a skid resistant base. Breakproof plastic. Microwaveable and top rack dishwasher safe.