The user-friendly Maier Premium Digital Kitchen/Scientific Calibration Lab Weights Analytical Digital Scale is ideal for weighing ingredients –baking essentials, meat, produce, herbs, spices, lab materials and more. The easy-to-read digital display features large numbers and measures in 0.01-ounce (US) and 1-gram (metric) increments for exceptional accuracy. Place food directly on the stainless steel platform or on a plate or in a bowl. An optional backlight illuminates the display for extra visibility and a convenient weight indicator shows how much of the capacity is left. Press the Tare button to offset the weight of a container or to reset the weight before adding additional ingredients. The Scale’s stainless steel platform can be removed for quick hand-washing and thin profile and cordless design ensure easy setup, cleanup and storage. Intended for cooking, baking, diet portion measurement and more. Batteries included.