For lawn & garden use: potting soil, mulch, sand, birdfeed, or fertilizer. For home & kitchen: ice, flour, sugar, oatmeal, or grains. For pet care: litter boxes, bird cages, or aquariums. Durable plastic construction is easy to clean. Contoured handle for a secure, comfortable hold. Overall length is 9-1/4"" with extra wide, 2-1/4"" scoop.