Designed to impress, the upton teakettle features a classic stainless steel look with modern functionality. This teakettle demands attention and will add character to any kitchen. the lid and whistle are constructed of stainless steel that will not crack or melt and the stay-cool, easy-grip handle is ergonomic and lightweight. made of 18/8 stainless steel, this teakettle contains no harmful chemicals or toxins. chantal stainless steel teakettles are perfect for all cooktops, except magnetic induction.