simplehuman(TM) Rectangular Touch Bar Trash Can

This trash can features a unique touch-bar near the lid for convenient opening from any angle-just give it a nudge and the lid automatically stays open until you're ready to close it. This can's slim profile takes up minimal space in the kitchen yet offers a 10 1/2-gallon capacity. Touch-bar allows for opening from any angle with a tap of your hand, knee, hip or elbow. Lid stays open until you are ready to close it, a helpful feature for extended tasks such as cleaning or cooking. Brushed stainless-steel exterior has a fingerprint-proof finish that resists smudges and cleans up quickly with a damp cloth. Space-efficient hinge offers wide opening without letting the lid hit the wall. Bag-tuck features simplify bag changes. Removable polypropylene liner for easy emptying and cleaning. 10 1/2-gal. cap.; 15 3/4" x 11 1/2" x 28" high. Made in Taiwan.
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Customer Reviews for simplehuman(TM) Rectangular Touch Bar Trash Can
Review 1 for simplehuman(TM) Rectangular Touch Bar Trash Can
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PhilPDX
,Portland
,OR
May 26, 2013
Ability level:Intermediate
Has owned product for:1 - 4 weeks
Uses product:Every day
Would You Recommend? No
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Lid Pops Open
May 26, 2013
The concept behind this trash can is great: lightly touch the front bar and the lid opens. Gently push the lid down and it closes.
I received the can one week ago and it functioned well until the past few days when the lid has taken on a life of its own. Now nothing keeps the lid closed. Push the lid down and it almost instantly pops open. So I have an open trash can all the time--not exactly aesthetically appealing!
Pros: Easy to Use, Easy to Clean, Size
Cons: Quality, Unreliable