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Absorb Bin Biodegradable Kitchen Fat Trapper - Large


Absorb Bin Biodegradable Kitchen Fat Trapper - Large

Product number: 71003

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Product Features

  • Quick, easy way to dispose of fatty kitchen waste
  • Soaks up oil and fat in minutes
  • Eliminates the risk of blocked drains
  • Super absorbent, replaceable fat trappers
  • Fat trappers sold separately

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3 years in the making, Absorb Bin is a simple solution to an everyday problem

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bin it, don’t block it


If there’s one kitchen waste product that nobody likes dealing with, it’s the fat and oil left over from cooking. It might help you make amazingly tasty Sunday roasts but, if you don’t dispose of it straight away, it starts to smell, it’s horrible to look at – and then you have to find some way of getting rid of its nasty congealed greasiness. Which is probably why so many of us just end up tipping it straight down the sink.

The problem with doing this is that while it may be out of sight, it only stays out of mind for so long – because once it’s down there in your drain it cools and sets hard, and no amount of hot water and washing-up liquid will wash it all away. Eventually enough fat deposits could build up to block your drain completely and, because all the pipes in your home are connected, it’s not just your sinks that will get backed up…

Thames water

Did you know?

Your household pipes are only 10cm wide and even olive oil can clog a drain.

Photo credit Southern Water

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bin it, don’t block it
bin it, don’t block it

With reports in the news of 40-metre long 'fatbergs' clogging the sewers of the UK, and 44% of households experiencing a blocked pipe or drain in the past 5 years*, it's not surprising that various water boards have launched initiatives to raise public awareness, such as Thames Water’s Bin It, Don’t Block It campaign. Inspired by their work our Absorb Bin range has been designed to help find a solution that will keep our household pipes fat-free.

Housed in a sleek white container, Absorb Bin's patent-pending fat-trapping insert is made from a biodegradable material that soaks up any used cooking oil and fat. Once the oil has cooled a little, just pour it into the middle of the insert and the specially designed pattern will evenly disperse the liquid. As the insert is so super absorbent, it can be topped up with fat from several meals before being thrown safely into the bin at the end of the week.

With no more oil going down your sink, you’ll eliminate the risk of blocking your home’s drains and also do your bit to rid Great Britain of those fatbergs lurking beneath our streets.

*Survey conducted by Thames Water in November 2014

  • Absorb Bin Biodegradable Kitchen Fat Trapper - Large

    No more pouring cooking oil and fat down the sink! Absorb Bin eliminates the risk of blocked drains by providing a quick, easy, trouble-free way to dispose of fatty kitchen waste – and its sleek, modern design means it will look good on your kitchen work surface too. Just place a fat trapper into Absorb Bin and pour any cooking oil and fat into the centre to help it disperse quickly and evenly. The super absorbent material soaks it up in minutes and, even used every day, it will last about a week before it gets saturated (fat trapper may require changing more often than this in warm weather). Once the fat trapper’s work is done, it can be removed, popped straight into your bin and replaced. No mess, no fuss – and no more blocked drains. Fat trappers sold separately.

    Large Absorb Bin will accept approx. 280ml of oil or fat.

    26 x 16 x 7cm H.

    • Dishwasher safe
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  • Delivery

    UK Mainland
    Standard Delivery 3-5 days
    Express Delivery Next Day (if ordered before 7pm Monday to Friday. 2 days after 7pm including Weekends/Bank Holidays) *
    Sunday Express Delivery Sunday (if ordered between 7pm Friday and 7pm Saturday)*
    Click & Collect Available at Delivery Page
    BFPO & Foreign & Commonwealth Office
    Standard Delivery 3-5 days*
    Eire (Ireland)
    Standard Delivery 7 Working Days*
    EU countries
    Standard Delivery 7-10 Working Days*
    Rest of the world
    Standard Delivery 7-10 Working Days*

    * Some delivery services may not be available in your area, the delivery page will display the available delivery services during checkout.


    We want you to enjoy shopping at Lakeland with complete confidence, which is why every single product you buy from us comes with a 3 year guarantee – just bring along your receipt or emailed order confirmation as proof of purchase. Plus all returns are free.

    To do this, it would be really helpful if you could call one of our friendly Customer Services Advisors on 015394 88100 first, as there are occasions when it may not be necessary for you to be inconvenienced by sending a product back to us.

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    "Biodegradable Kitchen Fat Trapper"

    This is a must for the kitchen. How I managed without it I do not know. It is brilliant! Holds quite a lot of used fat/oil before needing to throw it away. Can be placed into a bio bag before putting it in your bin. Well worth the money. Easy washed out.

    Absorb Bin Biodegradable Kitchen Fat Trapper - Large


    "Very efficient product"

    Bought this for over Xmas with family staying a week,a Full English daily, whoops!So disappointed at choice.Didnt realise how efficient it was,used a 2" square so kept it going and it started to go bad!I guess tiny bits of food were in fat.Should have got small one,had no idea how good it would be.Sadly,wont be able to use it but highly recommend 4 family,the small one for smaller households.Saves endless looking 4 pots 4 oil and fat to dispose of.Noticed no odours at all.Looks sleek and does great job. I would say,think before you choose the size as it's very absorbent and extremely good.

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    "absorb bin"

    Like the neat container which does not look out of place in the kitchen. It certainly does its job and a big plus no more blocked sinks. thank you

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Absorb Bin Biodegradable Kitchen Fat Trapper - Large