Method Recycling Bins

Recycling for every space

Method Recycling Bins turn work space waste management into an art form.

They make recycling a simple, stylish part of everyday life and not a chore. They are the perfect industrial, commercial, workspace or office recycling bin: a beautiful, functional solution that becomes a part of the furniture and just works.

It is designed to simplify the process of recycling – ENJOY!


The Method Recycling Bin System is a family of elegantly designed products to help you implement a consistent and effective at-source recycling system across your spaces.

Recycle more and waste less.

Method Sixty – put me in open plan spaces such as the office floor, kitchens, venues and foyers.

Method Twenty – put me in smaller shared spaces such as meeting rooms, studios and kitchenettes.

Method Twenty
Height - 400mm
Width - 285mm
Depth - 285mm
Volume - 20L
Method Sixty
Height - 755mm
Width - 350mm
Depth - 350mm
Volume - 60L
  • 3 Year warranty
  • Made from 100% recyclable polypropylene
  • Effective at changing recycling behaviours
  • NZ Made & designed
  • Flexible & easy to install
  • Choose bins + graphics to suit your waste streams
  • HD connectors lock bins together
  • Patented bin liner mechanism
  • Touch to Open closed lid available
  • Method Liners
  • Method HD Connectors
  • Method Precyclers
  • Method Signage

Open Lid

  • Blue – Glass or paper
  • Green – Organic
  • Grey – Landfill or paper
  • Yellow – Plastic & cans, mixed recycling or comingled recycling
  • Amber – Soft plastic
  • Red – Landfill
  • White – Container Deposit Scheme

Touch to Open Lid

  • Blue – Glass or paper
  • Grey – Landfill or paper
  • Red – Landfill
  • Yellow – Plastic & cans, mixed recycling or comingled recycling
  • Green – Organic
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Beautiful, functional office recycling
Designed to be out in the open, award-winning Method Recycling Bins help modern workplaces divert waste from landfill to make a visible difference. Made from 100% recyclable polypropylene with 60L & 20L capacity.
The Method Station is easily customised - choose how many bins you need, which recycling streams you need and where the bins are best located. HD Connectors lock the bins together to form a station and a patented mechanism locks the plastic bag in place so it is not seen.
Method’s beautiful recycling bins are designed to be visible and compliment aesthetics, while providing a visible commitment to sustainability.
A visible and flexible system designed for open-plan spaces including offices, modern learning environments, event and public spaces.
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Method Sixty

Beautiful, colour-coded 60L bins that form flexible recycling stations to be placed throughout a building in large open plan spaces. Such as the office floor, event spaces, kitchens and foyers. Method Sixty are available in open lids for high foot traffic areas and touch lids to contain odours when they are emptied less frequently. Made from 50% recycled materials Made from polypropylene which is fully recyclable (including 50% recycled materials).

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Method Twenty

Method's 20L recycling bins have the same beautiful colour coding as the 60L bins so you can implement a consistent system across your space to maximise recycling rates. The 20L bins are designed for smaller shared spaces such as boardrooms, kitchenettes, studios - or anywhere you'd find a lone general waste bin. Method Twenty are available in open lids only. Made from 80% recycled materials Made from polypropylene which is fully recyclable (including 80% recycled materials).

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Precyclers are desktop recycling accessories designed to provide short term storage at your desk for paper, recycling and waste. Fully collapsible for cleaning. Dishwasher safe. 100% recyclable polypropylene. Made in New Zealand

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