The GE JGP329SETSS Cooktop features a recessed surface with high lip around the perimeter to help keep spills and crumbs contained. This helps make cleaning easier and less time consuming. Designed to eliminate the gap between the burner element and the cooktop. The sealed cooktop burners help contains food and spills on the surface for quick, wipe-away cleaning. Plus, the burner cap is removable for cleaning in the sink. The precise simmer burner allows low, even heat distribution for delicate foods and sauces.