10 Recycling Bins: Good But Not Great

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We understand it's hard to get green product designs to market at a good price. Still, why have so few eco design wizards tried their hand at designing a recycling bin system that looks good, takes up as little floorspace as possible, and has enough compartments?

Recycling Bins: We Want Function and Design

As part of the LifeEdited project to renovate his small New York apartment, TreeHugger founder Graham Hill wants a recycling bin that is the perfect marriage of form and function -- but despite the few creative examples we found, it's easier to find examples of fun recycling bins for public use.

Is this really all that's out there? Nothing better that's available or that you've built yourself?

We'd also like to know how YOU recycle: Use trash bags? Carry the full container? Send us your suggestions or email photos!