17.1 qts. Self-Extinguishing Plastic Wastebasket

This flame-retardant wastebasket can be a real life saver—literally! In the event of a wastebasket fire, the sides will collapse inward as they melt, suffocating the flames and extinguishing the fire. Watch an amazing demonstration below—it’s smokin’!


These wastebaskets are designed to meet the highest fire-code standards and are certificated by the California State Fire Marshal.

Constructed from high-grade ABS plastic, they function as a wastebasket or recycling bin, and are especially suited for use in hotel, hospital, and office environments.

Our self-extinguishing wastebaskets are available in a variety of shapes, sizes and colors.


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Our high-quality, leather-wrapped desk accessories add a touch of class and elegance to any workspace. All executive desk mats are constructed with a stiff masonite core and non-slip faux suede backing that will protect your work desk from scuffs and scrapes for years to come.

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Additional information

Weight 3.45 lbs
Dimensions 7.5 × 10.75 × 12.25 in

Black, Beige, Grey, Aluminum


4.25 Gallons




California State Fire Marshal


Not recommended for optimum fire resistance