This sustainable babool wood, which is a specific type of acacia, and forest green marble mortar and pestle is carved, sanded, and polished by skilled artisans, bringing rustic appeal to any kitchen. Food safe. Hand wash, do not soak. Mortar: 3"h x 4"dia at top; Pestle: 4"l
SERRV International has partnered with artisans in India, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for our orders. Through sales of their products, over 800 artisans in more than 50 cooperatives and family workshops throughout India receive needed income, interest-free loans, business and computer training, and advances to purchase raw materials. They also receive the support of welfare workers who help provide health clinics and education for children, increase sanitation, and improve living conditions.