The 5 Gallon Infrared Trash Can has a hands-free automatic lid so you don't have to touch the trash can at all! The gray color easily works with any style kitchen.Keeping your house clean will be easy with this fantastic Infrared Trash Can! This trash can features high tech infrared technology - this can will open and close automatically! The infrared sensor senses your hand or debris from 6 inches away, and automatically opens! The can remains open for 3 seconds before closing tightly. This infrared can helps decrease the spread of germs, and the threat of cross-contamination. This can is constructed of durable plastic, and is powered by 4 D batteries (batteries not included).