Bamboo Compost Pail

Composting in the kitchen is easy with our Bamboo Compost Pail. It features a removable liner that is dishwasher-safe. A set of charcoal filters in the vented lid help contain odors. It features a generous 1 gallon capacity. See more product details below.

  • Bamboo is easily renewable, so it's an environmentally friendly material
  • Plastic liner
  • Includes two replaceable sets of filters
  • Additional replacement filters are available (sold separately, listed below)

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Compost Pail Bamboo

7-1/4" diam. x 11" h


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$39.99 ea
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Bamboo Compost Pail 2.5 5 8 8
Looks awesome - but bamboo splits I love the looks of the pail and enjoyed it on my kitchen counter. But it split vertically. We glued and clamped it, and it lasted another year or so. The inner bucket handle was flimsy and not up to the task. Imagine the mess of a full container, included wet coffee grounds hitting the floor! The coffee hit my 10 foot ceiling. Thus the handle was useless. Despite it's lack of use, it recently broke completely (the handle). And with the split wood, the lid no longer fit - so out it went. January 14, 2014
Mixed Bag I love that the pail is made of bamboo and ecologically sound. I love the way the pail looks. I am even willing to pay for the filters, but like others my pail started splitting. It is over two years old so I have avoided the frustration of having it come apart immediately after purchasing it. It retrospect, I should have gotten a compost pail that has a longer life and just keep it under the sink. Fortunately, it is recyclable. It's next life after a little wood glue will be as a planter. March 25, 2013
beautiful junk; split after six months. Received as a housewarming gift from my sister in July. Put it beside the kitchen sink. In January, it split, right up the side, near one of the points where the handle attaches. (I happened to be standing right there and heard it -- sounded like tearing paper.) DO NOT BUY. January 5, 2013
Fell apart I really wanted something that was both functional and attractive and this fit the bill for a couple weeks. Once a bit of water came in contact with the bamboo casing, the glue basically dissolved and the pail started to split apart. I continued to use it and turned the split part toward the wall but it happened repeatedly until the pail was useless. May 7, 2012

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Bamboo is a group of woody perennial evergreen plants of the grass family. Some of its members are giant bamboo, forming by far the largest members of the grass family. Bamboo is the fastest growing woody plant in the world: up to three to four feet a day. This accelerated growth rate allows bamboo to be harvested in three to five years, far more often than the 10 to 20 year harvest cycle of most softwoods. Unlike the environmental damage caused by the deforestation of trees, proper harvesting of bamboo leaves the root system intact, creating little or no topsoil disruption. This renewable, sustainable resource produces 35% more oxygen than its equivalent in trees while reducing carbon dioxide gas that is blamed for global warming. With the tensile strength of steel, it's the strongest growing woody plant in the world.

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