The Electra™ 170 Duo recycling bin is ideal for collecting two recycling streams in one large-capacity container.

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Comprising of two compartments, the Electra 170 Duo recycling station is perfect for the collection of two separate recycling streams in one large-capacity container. This helps to reduce cross-contamination and encourages users to recycle responsibly.

A choice of dedicated apertures are available for the Electra 170 Duo, allowing you to create your own modern indoor recycling station.

Manufactured with Armortec™-coated steel framework and Vandalex™ material body panels, the Electra 170 Duo recycling bin is both fire and vandal resistant, and has a long service life. The Armortec-coated steel frame and bin body panels are 100% recyclable, making the Electra 170 Duo an environmentally friendly indoor recycling container.

Ideal for new and modern styled developments such as universities, retail developments, large transport hubs and architectural areas, the Electra 170 Duo has a striking design that requires minimal maintenance. The bin body panels have an anodised and polished Electra Grey finish, contrasting with the Armortec™ coated umbra grey steel frame to create an attractive, contemporary appearance.

The Electra 170 Duo recycling station is supplied as standard without any graphics. An extensive variety of graphics are available to purchase for this container, allowing you to tailor the look of the recycling bin to suit your requirements.

If you wish to find out more about the graphic options available for the Electra Recycling range or would like to see how your chosen product would look with custom graphics before ordering, please request a quote today.

Design Features
  • Open-top design for ease of use  What is this? Open-top design
  • Co-ordinates with the original Electra litter bin models  What is this? Electra litter bin models
  • Variety of personalisation options are available to help identify waste streams  What is this? Electra Recycling personalisation options
  • Optional aperture printing is available to order in a wide range of colours to a create colour-coded waste streams
  • Full length door allows easy access to the liner to help prevent littering whilst emptying  What is this? Full length door
  • Dedicated apertures help to minimise cross contamination  What is this? Dedicated apertures
  • Contemporary styling to harmonise with modern environments  What is this? Contemporary style
  • Anodised and polished finish for a contemporary and unique appearance  What is this? Anodised and polished finish
  • 100% Recyclable Extruded Vandalex™ panels are strong, durable and corrosion resistant  What is this? Extruded vandalex anels
  • Choice of solid metal liners or sack retention system What is this? Choice of liner options
  • Vandal, corrosion and weather resistant Armortec™ coated frame and fixing feet  What is this? Armotec coated frame and fixing feet
  • Free standing base for internal or external environments where ground fixings are not suitable  What is this? Free standing kit
Body Panels: Anodised and Polished Electra Grey finish  What is this? Anodised and Polished Finish

Framework: Umbra Grey

Product Options
  • Liner Options What is this? Choice of Liner Options
      Solid metal liner
    • Sack retention system
    • Metal liner with bungee sack retention system
  • Drip Tray for use with the Sack Retention System. Designed to catch any liquid or waste from damaged, leaking sacks and helps prevent spillage and pooling around the base of the bin. What is this? Drip Tray
  • Fixing Options What is this? Ground Fixings
    • Concrete fixing kit
    • Adjustable depth concrete-in anchors (kit of 4)
    • Free standing kit
  • Choice of personalisation options What is this? Electra Recycling personalisation options
  • Bungee Sack Retention is a 5mm elasticated cord fitted at both ends to secure the top of sack when it is wrapped over the steel liner What is this? Bungee Sack Retention System with Metal Liner
  • Lock Options:
      Keyed Lock: quick and easy to use with a standard key. What is this? Keyed Cam Lock 
    • Keyed Alike Lock: ensures a single key will open multiple identical locks, suitable where several keyholders require access to a unit. Supplied with 2x keys.
    • Keyed Differently Lock: a unique key which can be used for increased security, or where there is a single keyholder. Supplied with 2x keys.
Body Panels – 100% Recyclable Extruded Vandalex™
Framework – Armortec™ Coated Steel
Fixings – Stainless Steel
Liner – Galvanised Steel
Sack Retention – Stainless Steel
Keyed Cam Lock  – Stainless Steel
Liner Capacity (with steel liners): 2 x 85 litres
Liner Capacity (with sack retention): 2 x 92 litres
Height: 871mm
Width: 910mm
Depth: 479mm
Weight (with steel liners): 87kg
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