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42 Litre Eco Sackholder

Product Code: RFG/7/ECO/WEB




42 Litres

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This 42 Litre Eco Sackholder is part of our economical range, designed to offer a lightweight, slimline option for clinical and domestic waste.

1 Year Parts & Labour Guarantee 10 Year Anti-Perforation Warranty

About the 42 Litre Eco Sackholder

This 42 Litre Eco Sackholder is provides a lightweight, stylish solution for clinical and domestic waste collection. This medium sized bin is ideal for washrooms, patient areas and communal use. 

The lid sits flush within the frame, which stops users from tying to operate the bin by hand. The foot pedal operation is easy and stops the potential transfer of germs to the hands. 

The bin has smooth, wipe-clean surfaces which feature our standard anti-microbial coating for extra protection.

The waste bag conveniently wraps around the frame of the unit, holding it in place and reducing the chance of any leaks. Emptying it is simple; lift the frame to release the bag and lift out via the top. 

Waste segregation colours are available for the lid of the bin to help identify the correct waste stream and reduce incorrect disposal.

We do recommend adding our soft close option at the point of purchase as these cannot be retrofitted. 



Capacity Height Width Depth Weight
42 litres 540mm 426mm 375mm 9.5kg


1 Year Parts & Labour Guarantee

All of our products come with a 1 year parts and labour guarantee as standard.

10 Year Anti-Perforation Warranty

Our Galvanised steel products feature a 10 year anti-perforation warranty as standard. This guarantees the surface of our products from rusting through completely.


We manufacture all of our products from scratch at our factory in South Yorkshire. Each item is handcrafted to the highest specification, with lots of Wybone TLC.

We estimate that this item will be with you within 3 weeks from receipt of payment. Large quantity orders may be subject to an extended lead time during busy periods.

Orders placed before 1PM are processed the same working day, otherwise they are processed the next working day.

Configure the 42 Litre Eco Sackholder

  • 1 Lid Options As Priced

  • 2 Vinyl Artwork As Priced

  • 3 Optional Extras As Priced

  • Soft Closing Lid cannot be retrofitted, it must be added at the point of purchase
  • £ 0.00


42 Litre Eco Sackholder

Wybone 42 Litre Eco Sackholder

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This sackholder is manufactured from corrosion resistant galvanised steel and all metal fixings. If you require a sackholder manufactured with all plastic parts instead, take a look at our Capsule II 42 Litre Sackholder.

The design of this sackholder has been streamlined in order reduce the time and materials that are taken to produce it. As a direct result of this streamlining, we are able to pass cost savings onto our customers. We know we’re biased, but we actually think this is our most stylish sackholder!

This sackholder is foot pedal operated. The user simply presses the foot pedal to lift the lid so that they can deposit their waste without any need to touch the lid. As the lid sits flush within the frame, there’s no need to worry about users trying to lift the lid by hand.

This Eco Sackholder is manufactured to strict standards and conforms to HTM 05-03 Managing Healthcare Fire Safety regulations as set out by the Department of Health. Our closed body sackholders have been independently tested by Exova Warrington Fire Research and we also use Class ‘O’ fire rated Plastisol bodies which meet the strict regulations as set out by the British Board of Agreement.

This sackholder is designed to fit a 42 litre sized sack.

To empty the sackholder, use the foot pedal to lift the lid of the unit and pull the frame of the lid upwards to release the bag. Simply lift the bag from the top of the unit to empty and replace with a new bag. Fold the sides of the bag over the edges of the bin and pull the frame down to hold it in place again. Release the pedal to put the lid back down.

Choose from a range of clinical and domestic colour choices to show your chosen waste stream on the lid of the bin. You can also choose to have optional vinyl lettering to the top of lid to specify ‘CLINICAL WASTE ONLY’ or ‘DOMESTIC WASTE ONLY’. Alternatively, add our magnetic waste labels to the top of your bin to interchange the waste stream.

To ensure a soft and quiet close, add our soft closing lid option to this bin. The mechanism to enable this feature is a gas strut added to the back of the bin which stops the lid from slamming down. Please note that this feature cannot be retrofitted to the bin once it has been manufactured; this needs to be included at the point of purchase.

This sackholder has been specifically developed for use with clinical and domestic waste. We have been manufacturing sackholders since 1973 and we’ve held the contract for the NHS framework since 1998, so you can be assured that these bins are fit for purpose!

This sackholder is white as standard, with a choice of lid options available to support the safe management of healthcare waste segregation.

  • Choose white to keep your bin all the same colour and define your waste stream with the bag or vinyl stickers.
  • Choose yellow for Category A Hazardous Waste which is sent for incineration, such as sharps that are contaminated with drugs.
  • Choose orange for Infectious Waste, which is also sent for incineration but includes items such as dressing from infected wounds or items that have been in contact with infectious bodily fluids.
  • Choose green for food waste or mixed recycling.
  • Choose black for domestic waste.
  • Choose yellow with tiger stripe for offensive waste which is sent to deep landfill. This includes items such as colostomy bags, urine bags and incontinence pads.
Waste streams are indicated using high performance calendared vinyls with an exterior durability of up to 8 years.

As with all Wybone sackholders, this clinical waste bin is coated with anti-microbial paint to reduce any risk of harmful bacteria spreading on the surface of the bin. This anti-bacterial feature comes as standard with our sackholders and uses silver-ion antibacterial coating to absorb and destroy harmful bacterium.

This sackholder features easy, wipe-clean surfaces in order to adhere to infection control guidelines. To effectively clean this sackholder, we recommend hot soapy water is used – no need for harsh chemicals!

This 42 litre Eco Sackholder offers a medium capacity unit for areas such as treatment rooms or communal areas. Integrated castors are built into the base of the unit for ease of manoeuvrability and rubber feet are fitted to the base to stop any marking of walls and floors.

The height of this bin is 540mm but increases to 807mm when the lid is opened.

This Eco Sackholder is available in three sizes. You can also choose our 28 Litre Eco Sackholder or our 80 Litre Eco Sackholder depending on the volume of waste you are collecting and the frequency that the bins will be emptied.

We are happy to offer discounts on this bin for purchases of five or more units. Send us an email with your requirements to to be issued with a discount code before you purchase.

If you have any further queries or would like to see a sample, please send us an email to or call us on 01226 352333.

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