Farmhouse Style Compost Bin for Kitchen Countertop
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Enjoy home & apartment composting in style with the Third Rock Kitchen Compost Pail.Whether learning composting for beginners or experienced composters wanting a more stylish addition to your kitchen decor, we have you covered with our home compost bin.
Why Choose Third Rock's Indoor Composting Bin? ♥ MISSION:We're on a mission to bring beautiful, easy to use modern products to the market to promote the zero waste movement sweeping the nation
♥ QUALITY:We can't have waste-free living without products designed to last a lifetime! So we ensured our premium powder coated carbon steel was dual layer so it won't rust or crack, thicker charcoal liners and a snug stainless steel lined lid to keep the odors contained
♥ STYLE: We created trendy designs that look beautiful on any countertop, table or cupboard shelf and blend flawlessly with classic, vintage, modern, or rustic decor
WHAT'S INCLUDED? ✔Counter Top Compost Bin with Handled Lid & Inner Bucket Liner ✔Use with or without compostable bags for easy disposal into your outdoor composter ✔Charcoal Filter - Fits Inside the Lid
What are you waiting for? Enjoy amazing soil and fertilizer for your plants with your new Kitchen Compost Bin! Buy it online today!
For many years I had an old plastic 5-lb. coffee container (spray painted black) sitting on my counter for our scraps. It was hard to clean and hard to carry as there was no handle. I was delighted to see your pail for sale. I love that the inner pail has smooth sides for easy cleaning and a handle to carry to our compost pile. With the charcoal filter in the lid, there is no odor and it looks so much better than that old black plastic coffee container.
It looks great in my kitchen and the food scrapings do not make the house smell
I love the look and the inner plastic pail is great to carry stuff to the compost pile. The filters work well also, no odor emanating from the container.
Charcoal filter does work well but it is relatively small I ordered the one gallon with the handle, photos in the advertising are a little deceiving on the size of
Love my compost bin. It looks so much better than the left-over plastic food container I was using. The 1 gallon size fits wonderfully between the countertop and the window shelf. The plastic liner makes it easy to empty and to keep clean. The lid fits snug but not too tight. The charcoal filter in the lid keeps the smells out of the house. And best of all the veggie peels, egg shells, and coffee grounds help get nutrients back into the garden instead if the landfill. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!
Love,love this product. Clean,stylish,convenient with no smell as long as you don't add meats and dairy ( should never do that anyway )
Love that I can take it out back once a week and just dump it into the big outside composting bin.
Going to buy these with a box of extra filters as gifts for friends and family.
Should’ve gotten the bigger one. But I LOVE IT! So much better than a bowl .
Supper cute, fits my farm house look perfectly. Great size, no oder! I love it!
I really wish it was bigger, it got filled up so fast, it'd be better as a bigger container for me.
I like it, wish the lid fit tighter.
I will be moving in a few months and bought this to take along. I dont plan on using until then.
It arrived as ordered and I anxiously wait to use it.
I adore my compost pail! Checkout experience was great. Arrived quickly! No issues whatsoever and I have an adorable compost bin. I needed it so much! Great to find someone offering this product.
Great little composter! Cute and no smell :)
No odor. Fits perfectly on my countertop! Perfect size!! Thank you!!!
Greatest item I've gotten so far for composting. Love how cute it is,and super convenient sitting on the counter where I prepare our food.
Very easy ordering , serves as a chicken scraps container. Wife lives it , keeps a handy inner bucket covered. Outstanding response to rural delivery mishap; They made it right.
Very esthetically pleasing!!!
The compost bin is exactly what I expected. It's the perfect size for our counter and looks nice. Very functional. I'm so please with it!
Love my new compost bin, good quality. We have a large garden so I needed this bin for my kitchen to save all my scraps for our large compost pile. PLUS their customer service is the BEST. The liner arrived cracked and they were on it to send a replacement. Very fast friendly service
Surprised at how quickly we fill it up! We empty it every three days and I feel good that all that organic stuff is going back into our garden instead of the landfill. It’s convenient and looks cool on the counter. I highly recommend this product.
Mary Kay B.
It’s the perfect size. I love that the inner bucket comes out. It keeps everything much cleaner.
Have not received this yet!
Perfect compost bucket for on the counter. Have needed this for years!
It’s the perfect size, and cute on my counter.
I love how it looks on my kitchen counter. There is no smell at all from the contents and I like being able to take the inner pail out to my composter. Very satisfied with it. Bought one for my daughter too and she loves hers as well.
Well, sometimes you order something and blown away by the quality, sometimes the service goes far above what one usually runs into, very rarely do you get both. Thats what we have here. Also what a great gift!! The perfect nudge a person needs to do a garden. My shopping decisions are done for the year. Great job!!!
Seth & B.
Nice with my kitchen
Love the look and the size its not too big to overwhelm my counter and not too small where i have to constantly empty it out. Works just great for me!
I previously had a ceramic compost bin, which eventually broke, and then used a plastic container. It worked fine, but looked unsightly and couldn’t be cleaned well. This container is attractive, and I love the inner very cleanable container! We’ve been composting since 1970, don’t know how to live without it, and I love anything that makes it possible and easier! Great product!
Great size, looks great!
I love this compost bin. Def larger then I was expecting, but that is a good thing.
Truly love this! For years just had been using a colander.
When I saw this I knew I had to have it. Am very pleased !
Quality made and looks great on the counter with the smelly stuff safely inside!
I like my composter. But I need filters, how can I get them?
I wish it came with a few compostable bags but other than that it is perfect.
It was a gift. The recipient loved it!
I didn't know I'd have to buy filters for it
This was a Christmas gift. He liked it. Looks nice on the counter
workd great small enough for the counter
I just started composting and love my new container. It looks great and has a charcoal filter to block any odors!
This is a great product. Looks great on my counter. Easy to use and keep clean. Easy to carry. Thank you
It’s great, easy to clean. Looks so neat. Wish I had it years ago.
This is a great product for the kitchen. The inside bucket is easy to clean so I do not line it with a compostable bag. The filter ensures that there is no smell (until you open the lid). No flies hover around it.
My only regret is that I did not purchase the bigger bucket. Once you start composting, you'll find the bucket fills quickly.
The size of this compost bin is perfect for the counter. Easy to move when cutting up vegetables!
Looks attractive and holds a good amount.
works great keeps the fruit flies down...
So far the best bin I have used. I bought an all plastic one not long ago, and it soaked up so much scent from the compost, i had to through it away. It attracted more fruit flies than ever. This one, is worth the money. Seems to help keep flies out, scent in and looks nice on the counter too. i think the only type that beats this one is a stainless tell, with no plastic insert.
David E. Nagle
Attractive, simple, easy-to-clean, this has an inner plastic pail with a metal handle which pulls out of the unit to empty into a compost bin. The pail can then be washed by hand or in the dishwasher. It is a nice addition to our kitchen.
We love this compost bin! Perfect size for your counter. We take it out about every 2 days. Zero smelling. We love the Ziploc brand compost bags with this. 10/10 would recommend.
Love this counter compost. Perfect size for the counter and doesn’t look out of place. Lid fits a little loose, but it appears completely sealed so no issues. Great value.
My husband bought this for me after my second ceramic compost bin broke. I love it! This is so much easier to clean. It's metal so no breaking. And it's a bit bigger than the typical ceramic kind, so that helps. We compost a lot because I have a big garden. This bin works wonderfully. No smell either.
I just started composting and am going for it. I have a 65gal bin outside and this little baby in my kitchen. I'm a vegetarian and have in-laws that have a large garden--I'm the lucky recipient of many, many, many, many, many, many vegetables during the summer months. I was realizing that so much of my garbage was just sh*t I could compost! Duh! So anyhoo, I got this because I'm not just going to throw the compostables in some old to-go container and have that sit on my counter. I need fashion. I need class. I need something that tells me what's in it. So, I ordered this. I actually love it and it fits with my decor. I think I'll get made fun of just as much as the rustic "Kitchen" sign I have hanging in the...you guessed it...kitchen. Just in case you forget where you are. It's 2020 folks...having a little extra help here and there doesn't hurt.
This is just what I was looking for. The best feature is the plastic bucket insert. It is easy to remove the bucket, dump the food, wash, and replace. All the while, the metal pale stays clean.
Previously we had been using our freezer and paper bags, but that system was taking up valuable real estate in our small fridge.
The bucket does fill up quickly, but that's not a big deal.
There is no smell at all and I am curious to see how long the carbon filter lasts.
Great product so far. No odor or fruit flies. Also looks pretty on the counter!
I’m extremely unhappy with my purchase if i could give it 0 stars i would. I contacted the seller about their design malfunction and have not heard back. The lid does not close properly due to the inadequate Cutting of the bin inside. The pictures do you show that the Black Ridge is supposed to be completely around the edge and that Village is supposed to go on top however when you put the lid on only specific sections of the black bin or in a circle. So doing this means that the bin does not close all the way and that’s not concealed tightly. Super unhappy don’t waste your money.
Looks great, handle just keeps popping off which can leave an awful mess. Now have to return to get a different one. Company’s Facebook page is not very responsive so don’t bother contacting them there.
Item looks good on the counter top, better than the plastic bowl and plate to cover I was using. Handles make it easy to take outside to the compost bin. It is a bit smaller and not as sturdy as I had hoped. The lid seems to not quite fit tightly, and gnats/fruit flies still get in and out. I put a plastic bag over to keep them at bay.
Great company- quality product! My lady thinks it’s cute- and that’s a silver lining when it comes to composting.
This is so cute on my kitchen counter and goes well with my decor. The charcoal filter is a must, remember to purchase refills. My only complaint is the metal handle of the outer can keeps popping out on the left side; annoying, but easily pops back in.
I've had several different counter top compost bins and this is by far the best. It's light, cute, closes well and the pull out bucket cleans up a charm. Love the size. Most of them are just way too small to be useful. Highly recommend.
Robert M. Margies
Fits any kitchen decor. Easily removable liner for emptying and cleaning. Replaces the old can we used for a while. Love the charcoal filters! Vented to keep any unwanted insects from hanging around. A definite must purchase for composting.
Simply Susie Q
first time I saw this compost kitchen container was on our recent vacation in a Cape Cod Airbnb ..loved it. We didn't have to empty until the 4th day. There was 4 adults in the house. I couldn't wait to get home and order one. I love the fact it has a liner bucket inside so the actual container doesn't get dirty but should be cleaned . The best part is no smell..They have a charcoal filter in the lid. They suggest to replace every 6-8 weeks so I also purchased those. In the past I just used a plastic container and would empty into compost bucket on porch every couple of days and then in summer months the fruit flies came around. I just think this is the cutest compost container out there.Just wish it was made in USA...
Nicole M. Prothro
Great compost bucket!
It looks nice on our counter top. Easy to carry out back to the compost area.
I just received this. Love the size and how it looks! I have a lot of kitchen scraps so the size seems perfect!
Very nice size and love the charcoal filter.
We specifically got a compost bin to keep fruit flies out of our trash can. Very disappointed when this came and was not airtight.
This product is functional it comes with the filter that you can buy over and over again. really liked it
We love our kitchen compost pal. There is no order, and we empty it every 2-3 days outside in our large compost.
Loving this compost bin! Super easy to remove, clean, and no smells get through the charcoal filter. Wonderful on my countertop!
It didn’t go well with the colors of our kitchen but was a very nice quality product
Christy of Stonemeadow
This little beauty does everything I was looking for in a composter. The inner liner comes out easily and can be used with reusable liners or is easily washed. The little handle on the liner is so thoughtful, making it a breeze to get out outdoors! The size is just perfect for my countertop (see photo for reference) and holds about 3 days' worth of scraps from my kitchen. Even the packaging was thoughtful, made of 100% recycled cardboard. The company is from "down under" and their packaging is both thoughtful and a little whimsical. Last (but certainly not least) the bucket itself strikes a great balance between obviously for compost but still cute enough to sit on the counter. I couldn't be more pleased with my purchase!
Just received my new Compost bin. Delivered really fast, especially these days! Lqqooks great, solid, everything fits together nicely. I'm going to have to eat an apple just to try it out. As VT just mandated composting I'm sure we'll enjoy many years together.
Kept out the fruit flies. Grew a nice crop of maggots.
Chanelle D. Grandison
Convenience and small enough for the kitchen.
Terry Kennedy Mancini
I love the fact that it has a liner. A previous bin I purchased leaked because it had no liner. Also nice size and I like how the filter attaches in the lid.