Making recycling easy and clean

by: Mirjam Visser, 2016-06-13 12:30:04 UTC

Totem 60L

Domestic waste usually comprises a myriad of different materials, so people often improvise managing the waste by using a clutter of extra bins and containers. The Totem waste separation unit responds to this problem in one object. Featuring a footprint that is comparable to most conventional kitchen bins, Totem delivers more capacity for advanced waste separation. The unit comprises a large 36-litre general waste compartment including an odour …

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