Apeiron the stainless-steel sauce pan is used for Making Tea, Coffee, Sauce and boiling the water. The thick sandwich bottom ensures even heat distribution and has no hotspots. The toughened glass lid is heat-resistant with a strong stainless-steel rim and a stay-cool knob. Glass lid stops splatter of hot liquids and you can see and judge the tea or other food as it is being prepared without lifting the lid. This is both gas stove and induction compatible.