These Faber-Castell Economy 1111 Pencils contain graphite and ideal for use in the classroom at school or university. Each pencil has a wooden construction and utilises special bonding for superior sharpening and break-resistance. Each pencil is 2B graded. The lead is specially bonded so it won't break easily. Each pencil is hexagonally shaped for added comfort and control. There are 12 pencils in this pack.