We supply a range of sack holders and clinical waste bins in steel and plastic that comply with the latest requirements HTM 07-01.  Manufactured in the UK and France, designed with the NHS waste management requirements these bins offer compliance and quality.

Sack Holders and Medical Bins Sunflower 400


Ergonomic and hygienic design, combined with strength and functionality is what makes our bins unique. Compliant to the latest Safe Management of Waste guidelines with fire retardant, hands-free operation and silent closing all as standard.

70litres medical sack holder bin

These hands-free, flame retardant bin range has been designed for the multi-function disposal of waste, and are compliant to HTM07-01 (Safe Management of Healthcare Waste). Usage is designated by an appropriate coloured lid and pedal label. They are also designed and tested to HTM83 fire resistance. Within the range you will find 20L, 50L and 70L sizes with a range of lid colours including yellow for 'waste for incineration' (formerly clinical waste) and tiger stripe for 'offensive / hygiene waste' plus all the other colours required by HTM07-01. Whether your requirement is for a hospital waste bin, a clinical waste bin for your doctors' surgery / care home, or for any other healthcare environment, we are sure we have the bin for you. All the bins are silent closing as standard, of rust resistant construction and designed to be easy to clean.


  • 20, 50 & 70 litre capacity
  • Hygienic hands-free operation, foot pedal must be used to open
  • Safe management of healthcare waste compliant
  • Designed & tested to HTM05-03 Part A
  • Silent, dampened closing lid as standard
  • Corrosion resistant epoxy coated white galvanised bodies
  • Silicone bag retaining cord with nylon finger loop
  • Stainless-steel foot pedal with pedal label (where applicable)
  • Sealed base prevents leakages
  • Integrated wall mounting bracket
  • Off the wall design to help prevent damage
  • Flame retardant*
  • Easy clean design and materials
  • 5-Year Warranty

* Designed and tested to HTM05-03 Part A

Bin Sizes

Medical Bin sizes

Lid Choices for Hospitals and Medical Establishments.

medical bin lid colours


Freestanding Sack Holders

free standing sack holder bins

Our hands-free sack holders are ideal for waste disposal in areas where the risk of fire is minimal. The range of freestanding sack holders are constructed from the latest corrosion resistant materials. Ideally suited for janitorial supplies in areas where basic sack holders are required. Usage is designated by an appropriate coloured lid. (Shown above)

20litre sackholder bin


  • 20, 70 & 90 litre capacity
  • Hygienic operation, foot pedal should be used to open
  • Elasticated bag retaining cord with nylon finger loop
  • Corrosion resistant materials
  • Safe management of healthcare waste compliant
  • Designed & tested to HTM05-03 Part A
  • Flame retardant*
  • Easy clean design and materials
  • 5-Year Warranty
  • Supplied fully assembled

*Designed and tested to HTM05-03 Part A

50 Litre Freestanding Sack holders

sack holder 50 litres


  • Range of freestanding sack holders
  • Mild steel tubular/sheet metal frame, painted for extra durability
  • Captive drip tray to collect spills
  • Positive bag retention through the use of an elasticated cord
  • Plastic feet to keep the unit clear of the floor
  • Stainless-steel pedal and linkages
  • Wheels fitted to rear of bin assist moving when cleaning
  • Available with ‘Colour Coding’ to assist refuse identification, (HTM07)


  • 425 x 397 x 551 mm


  • Paint - Grey Frame/Range of Lid colours available
  • Overall Dimensions 670 x 1120 x 990 mm
Code Description
BH015/WHL Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/YEL Freestanding Bag-Holder- Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/BKL Freestanding Bag-Holder- Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/ORL Freestanding Bag-Holder- Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/BNL Freestanding Bag-Holder- Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/GNL Freestanding Bag-Holder- Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/BLL Freestanding Bag-Holder- Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/YTL Freestanding Bag-Holder- Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre
BH015/PPL Elasticated Cord, 50 Litre


All Plastic Fire Retardant Sack holder

Plastic sackholder bin fsh25tiger

All Plastic Fire Retardant Sack holder - no metal parts whatsoever

These all plastic sack holders pass all NHS fire tests, NHS HTM05-03 for Fire Safety. These sack holders are hands-free pedal operated and are fitted with either fixed or removable bodies for ease of cleaning. They come fitted with soft closing lids as standard. These sack holders were specifically designed for the hospital market but are also ideal for catering and industrial use. These sack holders are a modular construction and are 100 per cent plastic. Units come fitted with a bag ring which will secure in an upright position. This allows for easy removal of the body and replacement of the plastic bag, as well as for cleaning and general maintenance.

  • NHS approved
  • 6 coloured lid options from White, Yellow, Black, Tiger Stripe, Orange and Green
  • Removable or fixed bodies made from fire-resistant PVC
  • Soft close as standard 
  • Off the wall design
  • Pedal operated
  • Pedal controls enclosed in base of sack holder
  • All units come with white removable or fixed bodies and black bases
  • Also, available in 20, 30, 45 and 65 litre sizes
  • Cleaning agents up to 10000 parts per million can be used
  • Please note that except for the body and lid (for fire retardant purposes) all parts are made from recycled material
Model FSH25
Dimensions (mm) H645 x W225 x D340mm (height with lid open 920 mm)

Plastic Clinical Waste bins

59837 MOBILY white plastic pedal bin

These popular 60 Litre polyethylene pedal bins are manufactured in France and offers the following advantages.

  • Model 59837
  • Virgin high density polyethylene plastic
  • Easy handling thanks to its large foot pedal and integrated handle
  • HACCP method
  • Hinged lid
  • Easy cleaning
  • Dimensions 490 deep x 380 wide x 700 mm high
  • Weight empty 3.9 kg

Models up to 120 litres with wheels are available and different colour lids for easy identification of the contents

Manufactured especially for the medical and health industries.

Clinical Waste Bin Group

The plastic clinical waste bins are designed to be immediately recognizable and offered in three capacities depending on the local space available.

90, 82 and the Mini 55 litre bins.

The larger 100 litre clinical waste bins also can be supplied with the hands-free pedal design.

90 Litre Clinical Waste Bins with Pedal Operated Lids

Clinical Waste Group Pedal Bins

The 90 litre Single Clinical Waste Bin is a robust bin, offering 24/7 protection from harmful bacterial, making it ideal for collection of high-volume clinical waste.

  • Suitable for internal use
  • Ideal for high-volume waste collection
  • Contains Antimicrobial additive protection from harmful bacteria
  • Front moulded handle and non-marking wheels for easy manoeuvre
  • Tilting sack frame, one movement for rapid and safe bin maintenance
  • Minimal components used which allows for the bin to be completely stripped down for deep cleaning in less than 8 minutes


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Merlin Industrial Products @ 2022 Errors and Omissions Excepted

Call 01752 690622 / 0800 0418 650 (UK)

Merlin Industrial Products Ltd.

Unit A43-A44, Kingsley Close, Lee Mill Industrial Estate, Ivybridge, DEVON PL21 9LL. United Kingdom

Opening hours, 8am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday, and 8 to 12 on Friday

Part of the Meddings Thermalec Group.