Secure your trash and your compost, silently and without odor! The plastic inner bucket is fitted with a separate removable “bio-bucket" (11⁄2L) for compostable waste. Simply press the robust pedal mechanism and the Brabantia's solid metal and odor-resistant lid silently lifts for you to quickly deposit trash. Lid remains open if opened manually; lid closes itself with pedal operation. Steel construction resists corrosion. Body is fitted with a sturdy carrying handle for removal of the plastic bin and easy cleaning. Non-skid base stabilizes bin, even on wet or polished floors, and plastic floor ring functions to prevent damage to your floor. For use with bin liner size “E.".