Marlux has been manufacturing pepper, salt and spice mills since 1875 in their factory near Paris, France. Renowned for its know-how and Marlux a leader in the pepper and salt mill market in France and worldwide. Marlux is well-known for the quality of the grinders manufactured by the company's machines, for its original designs and for the reliability of its production. Marlux uses dense beech wood from managed sustainable French sources for its wood parts, 18/10 coated stainless steel grinding mechanisms for salt mills. Finish is certified food safe.