Dezeen's Rima Sabina Aouf shares the most recent addition to London-based PearsonLloyd's Intelligent Waste collection of waste and recycling bins for the kitchenware brand Joseph Joseph.

The design studio's latest models, called Stack and Stack 4, feature a slimmer body, plastic construction, and focus on compostables. To minimize the floor space utilized by many bins, these units stack waste vertically.

The steel-bodied Totem produced by Joseph Joseph allows access to its upper section from the top, while the lower section opens out like a drawer – it can even be removed and wheeled into a separate room. According to Pearson, there are further incentives to arranging the bins horizontally.

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