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simplehuman Black In-Cabinet 2.6 gal. Trash Can

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simplehuman Black In-Cabinet 2.6 gal. Trash Can


Product Information

Now you see it. Now you don't. Our In-Cabinet Trash Can by simplehuman is designed to hang on the inside of a cabinet door, keeping your trash can hidden from view. It can also be mounted to the door using the included hardware. And you love that it's sized to use plastic grocery bags. It's ideal for kitchens or bathrooms!

How do we measure?

  • Made with a steel frame and a removable plastic bucket
  • 2.6 gallon capacity
  • Flip-up lid
  • Includes hanging and mounting hardware



  • 11-3/4" x 8-3/4" x 14-1/4" h

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simplehuman Black In-Cabinet 2.6 gal. Trash Can is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 18.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Unfortunately impractical Good idea but doesn't quite "work." I purchased this trash can to put over the door of my under-sink kitchen cabinet. I have a double door under the sink and unfortunately, when you attach the bin to the inside of one of the doors, and open the door, the bin itself bangs into the other door. This product would only work smoothly on a cabinet with a single door I imagine. I returned it to the store.
Date published: 2015-06-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from So Disappointing I purchased two of these beautiful trash cans; one for the kitchen, the second for the master bath. When I was installing the first one in the kitchen, I was so disappointed to discover it would not fit where I had planned; in the cabinet in front of the sink. The trash can is deep enough that it hits the kitchen sink. Same thing in the master bath. I was able to find another location for the kitchen; however, there was no solution for the master bath so I will be returning one of these. {sigh}
Date published: 2015-05-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect size trash can for inside a cabinet! I purchased two of these in-cabinet trash cans a few weeks ago and I put one in my kitchen and the other on my bathroom. They work great in areas where you have limited floor space!
Date published: 2015-03-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cute out-of-the-way trashcan Cute solution for a hidden trash can under our sink! Easy to install (just hang it over our shelving door) and easy to use when throwing away little bits and pieces of food prepped near the sink. Glad it has a lid to keep out odors, too. Small size encourages turnover so nothing stays too stinky. Need to manually lift the lid which is a super minor thing but would buy again.
Date published: 2015-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect fit Wow, leave it to Simplehuman to come up with this. Absolutely perfect for those of us who don't need a huge trash can, or have no good spot for their larger stainless cans. With 2 cats and 1 dog to make floor space for food bowls, I had to put away my end of counter stainless can and have a can inside on my cabinet floor. This new in-cabinet trash can is out of sight and not taking floor space. Other plus is it uses the plastic market bags so you don't have to buy specialty bags-but they do make them.
Date published: 2015-02-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect Size This is a great size for daily trash. Thanks to recycling and composting I do not have a need for a large trash can each day. It keeps the smell down not having a large trash bag inside the house. This can is sealed well and the smell is not a problem at all. I am purchasing another to use on a different set of counter/cabinets in the kitchen for when the kitchen gets busy.
Date published: 2015-02-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Suits my needs Two simple human In-Cabinet Trash Cans were purchased in lieu of a traditional trash can due to the space in the kitchen. The fit very well in the space and meet the demand quite well. My favorite feature of this particular trash can can use grocery store plastic bags.
Date published: 2015-01-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super useful and well designed Have been looking for something to use as a recycle bin for small cans and items. This fits the bill perfectly! Hidden away but easily accessible.Well made and easy to clean out. Well worth finding a place in your kitchen to "hide"!
Date published: 2014-12-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Scrap stink and drips go here. Very handy just to take care of the yucky stuff, without having to tote it across the floor. Just the right size. Cover keeps the stink in.
Date published: 2014-08-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect! This is a high quality hanging trash can that fits perfectly inside the cabinet door in my RV "kitchen".
Date published: 2014-04-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great trash can I just love this trash can. It's really a handy out of the way small trash can that looks good and made well.
Date published: 2014-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect fit This is a perfect trash can for me. I live alone and don't want to keep trash in the house for days It's so easy and the bags that go with it are drawstring also convenient and easy
Date published: 2014-02-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simple Human In or Out Cabinet Trash can Space saver! Fits in my small Greenwich Village apt.
Date published: 2014-02-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just Makes Sense in NYC!!! This product exceeds my expectations. I was certain that it would be functional, but I did not expect that it would look good and be so sturdy. It also encourages better green living because it fits with most grocery store bags, so they won't be single use items. Ordering online and picking up in the store is The Container Store's best marketing tool. Once you get in the store, you don't want to leave. It is where utility meets whimsy.
Date published: 2013-12-25
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Community Q&A

Can lid be removed?

Not using this for trash, dont want a lid.
Asked by: Sherron
Yes, the lid of our simplehuman In-Cabinet Trash Can can be removed from the frame.
Answered by: beneel
Date published: 2016-05-17

Can a new lid be purchased for this trash can? The tabs that hook the lid to the metal have broken

Asked by: Magical
Please contact the manufacturer simplehuman directly for warranty support by calling 877-988-7770.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2018-03-11

Would standard paper (not plastic) grocery bags fit nicely in this can?

Asked by: valerie1738
We recommend our simplehuman 2.6 gallon Trash Bags listed on this page for our simplehuman In-Cabinet Trash Can.
Answered by: rcforeman
Date published: 2016-04-11
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