"The Hotpoint ActiveCare NM11 946 WC A UK 9kg capacity 1400rpm A+++ energy rated washing machine offers you not only an intuitive and stain-busting laundry day solution but also a Machine that is designed to protect your clothes while offering you a wealth of programs to choose form to suit your lifestyle. Hotpoint's ActiveCare technology gives you the ability to remove over 100 stains at just 20 degrees C saving not only time and money but also helping the lifespan of favourite clothes. Hygienic and refreshing built in the Steam Pack offers you the Steam Hygiene & Steam Refresh cycles. The dedicated Steam Refresh cycle offers you a way to freshen your clothes without having to run a full wash cycle. Using a 20 minute program, steam penetrates deeply into fabrics and to introduce moisture into the cloth and so help reducing creases for quick and simple ironing. With the Steam hygiene cycle, steam is directly injected into the Hotpoint ActiveCare NM11946GC's drum after washing cycle is completed. This function is able to remove up to 99.9% of the most common bacteria all without the need for chemical additives. Thanks to the Final Care option your laundry is keep soft and reduces creasing. Remove 99.9% of major allergens in one wash, Hotpoint laundry appliances feature Allergy UKs Seal of Approval as it removes 99.9% of major allergens, including dust mites and pollen, thanks to a high temperature technology and extra rinses. In addition, reduce bacteria build up by 99.99% in your washing machines door seal thanks to antimicrobial protection, so your machine stays perfectly clean. Never fear missing a dropped a t-shirt or errant sock when loading your load. With Hotpoint's Stop&Add you have the option, within the first few minutes, to add missed laundry to your chosen wash cycle during without adversely impacting the wash performance. Need your laundry cleaned in a hurry? Choose the Rapid option and the duration of your wash cycle is reduced by up to 50% while still giving you the best possible results. Want to save energy? Choose the Eco option and your Hotpoint ActiveCare NM11 946 will reduce energy consumption of your chosen cycle by up to 20% to help you save money. All these functions are easy to control via the large LED display."