Bin Bin wastebasket
This wittily designed container—available in red, black, and white—resembles the crumpled paper it’s intended to hold.
Price: $54 Contact: Velocityartanddesign.com
Source: In Style
This space-saving wastebasket includes a detachable dustpan and brush. Available in white or metallic.
Price: $25 Contact: Betterhouseware.com
Source: Metropolitan Home
VIPP pedal bin
Assembled by hand since 1939, this Danish classic features a rubber-lined lid that keeps odors contained. Available in various sizes and colors.
Price: $225–$385 Contact: Conranusa.com
TOP waste bins
These “rainbow-hatted” 6-gallon bins can be strung together to form a “color-coded waste-management center.”
Price: $140 Contact: Unicahome.com
Graphic artist Joshua Davis brings his “color-by-number aesthetic” to a “three gallon beaut,” made from degradable plastic.
Price: $16 Contact: Umbra.com
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