With odour proof design and a silent closing lid, this bin is not only elegant but sufficient. The new steel pedal is tested to operate for many years and gives our pedal bins a sturdy and durable appearance. It has a protective plastic base. It has removable, separate waste bucket for compostable waste (1.5L) - ideal for separated waste collection. It has robust pedal mechanism and high quality materials - corrosion resistant. Lid remains open if opened manually, lid closes itself with pedal operation.