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Stainless steel that is 304 grade is basically Stainless steel that is food-safe. Most stainless steel water bottles are made from 304 grade stainless steel, as well as cutlery, knives, and watches.

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304 stainless is a standard metal used in kitchens and laboratories. Power plants and industrial settings more commonly use 305, 316 and 321 stainless steel. 304SS is used to make knives, utensils, labware, appliances and tables, it is easily cleanable and holds a shine well. 304SS is also known as 18/8 stainless having an 18% chromium content and an 8% nickel content.

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