From the Manufacturer:Steaming is a healthy and easy way to prepare a variety of foods especially with the Kalorik 3 Tier Food Steamer! With a generous 9 total quart capacity, this electric steamer comes in handy for cooking healthy dinners at home. The unit provides a rice bowl and three stackable transparent baskets that make it possible to steam three different types of food simultaneously. Other highlights include a turbo steam feature that starts cooking within seconds, a drip tray for collecting liquid, as well as stay-cool handles. The water level can be checked at any time, and refill is easy even in the middle of steaming process: just add water through the side handles! Best of all, the steamers removable parts clean up easily by hand or in the dishwasher, and the base wipes clean with a damp cloth.