The Touchless Infrared Trash Can - Stainless offers hands-free garbage removal! This can has a sleek, modern appearance that looks great in the kitchen. Made from stainless steel, this can has a long-lasting quality.This modern stainless trash can makes germ control in your home a top priority! This 13.2 gallon kitchen trash can features high tech infrared technology - it will open and close automatically. The infrared sensor senses your hand or debris from 6 inches away and automatically opens! The automatic trash can then remains open for 3 seconds before closing tightly. Hands-free operation helps decrease the spread of germs, and the threat of cross-contamination. This waste can is constructed of sparkling stainless steel, and is powered by 4 D batteries (batteries not included).