Metal tip. Super-smooth ink. Quick drying. Great for lefties. 54% recycled plastic. Recycology: The science of reduce, reuse and recycle. Latex-free grip. Spirit of wonder. Slimmer design. Medium line deluxe liquid gel ink pen. Glide into the future of writing. Super-smooth liquid gel ink for smear proof and smudge-free writing. Quick drying ink is perfect for lefties. New silver-accented modern barrel design adds comfort and style. A Recycology product which helps the environment. Please recycle. Visit us at www.pentel.com. Made in Japan.