Lawrence Handle Sets are Designed and Engineered to withstand Corrosion at it's worst. Composite Handles are more corrosion proof than Stainless Steel. Ergonomically and Elegantly Styled, the Malibu series is the Finest Example of the Superiority of Composite Technology. Don't need corrosion resistance? The Malibu will still outperform zinc and other metals in Thermal Transfer, and the Malibu will not Chip, Scratch, or Discolor.