4 Of The Best Touchless Trash Cans For Your Kitchen

(Last Updated On: October 12, 2017)

A trash can is one of the most important items to have in your house. Since it stores and accumulates most of your garbage, it gets easily contaminated with germs. A touchless can is a more hygienic choice in the market plus also very easy to use if you have both hands filled. You will simply need to either wave your hand or debris in front of the sensor then it will open automatically.

Here are touchless trash cans you can try out.

1. Simplehuman 45l Semi-Round Sensor Can – $150

It comes in four different colors which are brushed stainless steel, dark bronze, rose gold and white steel. It has adaptive sensing which adapts to you and the environment hence reduced false triggers and unexpected lid closures. It also has a liner pocket which stores and dispenses liners from the inside. The stainless steel is also protected from fingerprints.

Cons (Biggest customer complains)

i) No option to plug it in. You will need a large number of batteries.

ii) Stopped working after a couple of months, even with new batteries.


2. Nine Stars DZT – 80 -4 Infrared Touchless Trash Can – $77.99

It is one of the highest rated touchless trash cans on Amazon with a star rating of 4.4. It has water resistant infrared motion sensor detectors. The energy saving technology in it is claimed to keep battery life 20% longer. It seals odor in hence eliminated cross-contamination. Has a large capacity hence perfect for large families.

Biggest customer complains:

i) Issues with the lid opening after a year of usage for a small number of customers.


3. iTouchless Deodorizer Automatic Sensor Touchless Trash Can -$60

This is one of the best seller trash cans online. It has a unique Reflx quick open technology which is used for the quiet lid opening and prevent unexpected lid closures. It has a carbon odor filter to eliminated odor naturally. You will need 4 D size batteries to power it or you can use an AC adapter which is sold separately. Its capacity is 49 liters/13 gallons.

Biggest customer complains.

i) The lid stopped working  after around 6 months

ii) Issues with the sensor

iii) Doesn’t include the power adapter.


4. Levpet 13 Gallon Touch Free Trash Can – $49.70

This is a 13 gallon trash can powered by 4 D size batteries and doesn’t use ac adaptors. It seals odors in and eliminates cross-contamination of germs with touch free operation. The stainless tell body is anti-fingerprint. It has a star rating of 4.3 out of 5.

Biggest customer complains:

i) Does not come with AC adapter port.

ii) Issues with the sensors opening the lid when not needed and not opening when needed.

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