TikTokers go wild for 'perfect' garbage bin: 'Changed my life

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Looking for a garbage bin that solves all your rubbish worries?

TikToker Carolina McCauley has some bin-spiration for you.

"I think I've found the perfect bin," says the Perth mum.

Three images of a silver two tiered bin with black and red detailing. The lid and under draw are open in the second image and in the third image the under draw has been removed to reveal the system's black frame.
A rubbish bin that solves your waste problems and looks great too. Photos: Amazon

The Joseph Joseph Intelligent Waste Totem Max Kitchen Trash Can and Recycle Unit, sold on Amazon, contains two 30-litre compartments to separate waste and recycling, and another for food scraps.

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It has integrated odour control with replaceable activated carbon filters, and removable buckets with liner retaining holes and carrier bag hooks.

Currently $349, it's reduced from $499.95.

Other buyers agree its functionality is impressive.

"Joseph Joseph have put a lot of thought into this," says one user.

"This bin has changed my life!" adds another.

"Great buy," says another.

A tall, two tier silver rubbish unit with an underdrawer and black and red trimmings, by Joseph Joseph
A tall, two tier silver rubbish unit with an underdrawer and black and red trimmings, by Joseph Joseph

If you're looking for a slightly cheaper but stylish alternative, check out:

AmazonBasics Rectangle Soft-Close Trash Can, $51.45

This 12-litre rectangular stainless steel bin has a manual foot lever so you don't have to open and close it with your hands.

There's a soft-close lid to reduce noise and a heavy-duty plastic interior bucket that can be easily removed for convenient waste disposal.

You can put the lid on "stay open" mode so it's easy to replace the bag.

It's fingerprint-proof and smudge resistant too.

A tall silver pedal bin with black trim on a white background.
AmazonBasics Rectangle Soft-Close Trash Can, $51.45. Photo: Amazon

mDesign Stainless Steel Touchless Rectangular Trash Can with Lid, $71.67

This bin is 5.9 litres, so good for small kitchens or under sinks.

There's a manual foot pedal and it's made from strong steel with a durable finish.

It has an interior liner bucket that's made from shatter-resistant plastic with a metal handle.

It comes in a range of colours, including matt black and rose gold.

A shiny rose gold coloured mDesign Stainless Steel Touchless Rectangular Trash Can with Lid sits on a wood patterned floor next to a skirting board and cupboard in grey and white tonings.
mDesign Stainless Steel Touchless Rectangular Trash Can with Lid, $71.67. Photo: Amazon

NINESTARS DZT-8-1 The Original Touchless Automatic Motion Sensor Trash Can, $112.39

This flashy bin has a motor sensor that opens when you hover over it.

It seals odours in and eliminates cross-contamination of germs with touch-free operation.

There's a non-skid base and removable bucket liner, and the stainless steel is fingerprint-proof.

It takes two D-size batteries.

A tall silver and black NINESTARS DZT-8-1 The Original Touchless Automatic Motion Sensor Trash Can, $112.39 on a plain background.
NINESTARS DZT-8-1 The Original Touchless Automatic Motion Sensor Trash Can, $112.39. Photo: Amazon

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