Enhancing the natural ambiance of parks and green spaces, our wooden litter bins stand as a seamless integration of functionality and aesthetics. Crafted from high-quality hardwood timber, these bins boast a versatile finish that can be stained in an array of colours, featuring standard options like Light or Dark Oak.

Introducing a new line of wood effect bins, we present a compelling blend of cost-effectiveness and low maintenance, ensuring an innovative solution for waste management that aligns with both environmental harmony and practical efficiency.

Arkea External Litter Bins

ARKEA Black steel and timber bin

The Arkea bin range is available with a single 60 litre receptacle as shown or as a twin bin which is ideal for splitting waste for recycling or, as an attractive feature in a park or public area.

ARKEA wood and steel bin side view


  • Materials Steel, Wood and Recycled plastic slats.
  • Anti-corrosion treated steel
  • Anti-Uv powder coated steel
  • WOOD SURROUND: slats are “autoclave” treated, certified “Class 4“ (maintenance free)
  • EtIK SURROUND : PolyAl slats (recycled aseptic packaging), 100% recycled and 100% recyclable (maintenance free)
  • 2 plaques to be attached to the facades (wood / PolyAl) to identify recycling type (Stickers available)
  • Easy to open forward tilting facade
  • 4-point floor anchoring system
  • Reduced apertures to limit the introduction of bulky objects
  • Discrete key-less locking

ARKEA wood and steel twin recycling bin

Zeno Wood Litter Bins

ZENO circular wood dark grey steel top bin

Manganese Grey Finish

Modern and attractive with curved edges, the Zeno range is available in the wood as shown or a recycled plastic material.

FREE STANDING OR FIXED – 40 Litre and 60 Litre models

ZENO circular wood and blue steel top bin

Steel in Ultramarine Blue

ZENO circular wood yellow steel top bin

Zeno wooden bin with Yellow steel top.


  • Structure and cover in anti-corrosion treated steel + anti-UV powder coating
  • Camphor wood slats
  • Triangular key lock
  • 2 reduced openings, limiting the introduction of large object
  • Diameter 420 mm
  • 40 Litre Height 800 mm
  • 60 Litre Height 1000 mm
  • Capacities 40 and 60 litres
  • Top colours; Yellow, Blue and Grey

Round Wood Effect Waste Bin 33 Litres

helenus medium wooden litter bin

Made from powder coated steel with plastic wood effect strips.


  • Capacity 33 litres
  • 1 throw in opening (21 x 11cm)
  • UV resistant
  • Galvanized liner
  • Ground mount possible (excluding materials)
Capacity (L) 33 Litres
Dimensions (mm) H 755 x Dia 400 mm
Colour(s) Dark Wood Look


Nestor Wood Effect Waste Bin 40 Litres

Nestor wooden effect litter Bin

Manufactured from powder coated steel with plastic wood effect strips.


  • 40 litres
  • top aperture
  • UV resistant
  • Galvanized liner
  • Ground mount possible

Capacity (L) 40 Litres
Dimensions (mm) Height 755 x Dia 400 mm
Colour(s) Wood Look

Hector Square Wood Effect Waste Bin 36 Litres

hector wooden bin beech hector sapele wood litter bin

Now available in recycled plastic or hard wood 

Made from powder coated steel with wood effect plastic strips.

Model Hector


  • Galvanized liner
  • Capacity 36 litres
  • 4 openings (21 x 11 cm)
  • UV resistant
  • Ground mount possible
  • Lid lifts off for easy access to the liner (Lock available on request)

Ajax 2 Compartment Outdoor Bin

Ajax Wood Effect Twin Compartment Bin

ajax hardwood bin

Hooded two compartment outdoor bins, steel frame with plastic wood effect slats.


  • Supplied with recycling plaques "Mixed Recycling" and "General Waste"
  • Lockable
  • 2 x 39 litre galvanized liners
  • Ground Fixing Bolts available
Model Ajax
Capacity (L) 2 x 39 Litres
Dimensions (mm) H 1000 x W 700 x D 400 mm
Colour(s) Wood Look

Model RLA6MAR Wood and Steel Bin

RLA 6 MAR single section wooden bin

This large 392 litre capacity RLA/6MAR Timber Front Closed Top Litter Bin was specifically designed for Marwell Zoo. The zoo needed a solution that offered large capacity waste collection, in a style that fitted in well with the surroundings. The Timber Front Closed Top Litter Bin has a stylish timber front with a coloured, durable, glass fibre composite surround. The litter bin features a lift-off timber front with twin security locks, triple internal sack frames, self-closing aperture flaps with handle and a pre-drilled base for ground fixing. Lift-up flaps are designed to stop pests entering the bin. The timber is available in a light or dark oak finish, and the glass fibre composite can be finished in a range of colours.

Please note: wood is a natural product and will require routine maintenance, typically after 1 year service.

  • Width 964 mm
  • Height 914 mm
  • Depth 964 mm
  • Capacity 392 litres

Large capacity timber fronted closed top litter bins Main Features Include;

  • Lift Off Timber Fronts with Twin Security Locks
  • Triple Internal Sack Frames
  • Self Closing Aperture Flaps with Handle
  • Pre-Drilled Base for Ground Fixing
  • Lift-up Flaps Designed to Stop Vermin Entering the Litter
  • Timber Available in either; Light Oak or Dark Oak

Model WTS8 Wood Panels

WTS8 3 light wood

WTS8 iroko wooden bin WTS8 2 dark stain iroko binBoth models of wooden litter bins are 540 mm wide and 945 mm high.

Capacity Depth Weight
60 litres 315 mm 39 kg
98 litres 540 mm 48 kg

The WTS/8 Iroko Hardwood Litter Bin is a galvanized steel carcass clad in African Iroko hardwood or recycled plastic. This attractive litter bin comes complete with full length stainless steel hinge and lockable door for added security. Iroko is incredibly stain resistant and an excellent choice for woodland areas. A removable galvanized stainless steel liner and T-key are included as standard. The WTS/8 Iroko Hardwood Litter Bin can also be ground anchored if required. Also, available as a slimline unit for smaller outdoor areas.

Please note: wood is a natural product and will require routine maintenance, typically after one year's service. 

With Iroko thriving in wet areas, this is a great bin for woodland spaces.

Main Features Include;

  • Manufactured from Iroko Hardwood
  • Strong and Durable
  • Low Maintenance
  • Galvanized Steel Supporting Frame
  • Locking Door with Full Length Stainless Steel Hinge
  • Can be fixed using Ground Anchor System
  • Ashtray Emptied by Pushing Key Through Ash Grid
  • T Key can be used to unlock the door, revealing a galvanized inner container

Model RLA6

RLA6 double wooden fronted recycle bin

The RLA bin is a timber fronted litter bin with a semi-open top.

Main Features Include;

  • twin galvanized steel liner with hinged lockable flap
  • pre-drilled base for ground fixing
  • Available in light or dark oak finish
  • Also, Available with recycled plastic slats

Eden Litter Bin

Eden wooden bin black steelThe Eden bin comes in a choice of frame colours along with optional stubber plates.Eden wooden bin green steel Product Code: 56397

  • 110 litre capacity Anti-corrosion powder coated steel structure
  • AISI 304(18/10) brushed stainless steel butt crushers
  • Resilient wood slats treated “autoclave”: “Class 4” certified wood (maintenance free)
  • Accessory: mounting foot (Product Code 58155)

Model STS2

sts2 wooden litter bin


  • Width 457 mm
  • Height 696 mm
  • Depth 457 mm
  • Capacity 25 litres

Slatted Square open-top litter bins

Main Features Include;

  • Fully Galvanized Steel Frame
  • Galvanized Steel Liner
  • Available with Timber or Plastic Slats
  • Pre-Drilled Base for Ground Fixing

Model WTS2

wts2 iroko oak wooden slatted bin


  • Diameter 381 mm
  • Height 696 mm
  • Capacity 56 litres

Circular Slatted Top Litter Bin Main Features Include;

  • Pre-Galvanised Steel Frame
  • Galvanized Liner
  • Available in Timber or Plastic Slats

We now have a dedicated Brochure of Bins and Equipment designed for Parks and Greens.


Vat GB591551821 Company Number 02906480 – 1994
Dun and Bradstreet, Number (581590544)
NATO Code Number (NCAGE KD520)
EORI Number GB591551821000

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