12 Contemporary Kitchen Trash Cans
There are a lot of unsung heroes in the home, but none may be as important to our daily routines as the lowly kitchen trash can. It is an undeniable work horse, often acting as the main waste receptacle in the home, accepting multitude culinary sins and and miscellaneous garbage. And yet — in the best of cases, at least — it manages to mask any smell or unsightly detritus from the rest of the room. If you are contemplating a new trash bin for your kitchen, there are several key factors that should go into making your decision. Here are a few: More
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The Cook N Home trash bin with step and toilet brush set features a stainless steel surface that is easy to wipe clean. The trash bin in this set offers a removable inner bucket, and a 7-liter capacity.
Thanks so much to Houzz Member basketlink for pointing out that the Gift Guide for Cooks was lacking a counter top compost bin! Your gardening giftee can keep soil-enriching kitchen detritus from going to waste with this modern stainless steel bin.
I looked long and hard for a suitable container for recycling — one that was large enough and pretty enough to leave in plain sight. The Trash Cache was the perfect solution! It's collapsible and water resistant with reinforced riveted handles and clips on four sides to secure a trash bag. Perfect...
The fun color of this trash can is the first thing that jumps out at you, but it's also touch free. It's a win-win. If you don't have a place to hide it away, then my take is to make it pretty.
Here's what I love about this countertop composter as opposed to the millions that have popped up on the market: It has a removable inner container that you can wash and that is light enough to carry around. Many compost pails require bags you have to buy separately or are heavy when you have to...
Bamboo Compost Pail
A classic basketweave design is reimagined in heathered grey felt, creating a soft, neutral statement in open storage. A natural in any room.100% polyester22-lb. capacityDry cleanMade in China
Large Woven Felt Bin
This is a really nice looking compost pail for the kitchen counter. Keeps smell of compost from escaping before you move it outside.
Ecology Compost Pail
Don't let those fruit and vegetable scraps go to waste — throw them in a compost bin. I love the bright, cheery color of this one.
Red Ceramic Compost Bin
A sleek new take on the classic breadbox, streamlined in chromed steel with easy-open rolling lids, textured bases for added ventilation, and flat top for storing other items. Small holds two full loaves of bread; large holds three.Chrome steel and heavy-duty plasticClean with a damp clothMade in...
Large Bread-Storage Bin
A classic basketweave design is reimagined in heathered grey felt, creating a soft, neutral statement in open storage. A natural in any room.100% polyester17.5-lb. capacityDry cleanMade in China
Small Woven Felt Bin
Usually I think of countertop compost bins as kind of gross and almost always hideously ugly, but this one has such style and ample odor protection that it's changed my mind.
Large Compost Pail
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