Boston Litter Bin

The BOS 490 Boston open top slatted litter bin has a simple, economical construction and offers a high capacity and strength for modern areas. The Boston bin is available in an all steel version, which has a black plastic coated steel frame and slats, or in a timber version with a black plastic coated steel frame and Iroko timber slats stained in a Sadolin classic teak finish. It is suitable for both rural and urban environments, particularly in schools, parks and playgrounds. A bolt-down version of the Boston litter bin is available. The timbers used on this bin are from a legally certified source.

General information

Uniclass 2015

Pr_40_50_07_47 Litter binsPrimary


Pr_40_50_07_47 Miscellaneous fittings

Q50/240 Litter bins

Q50/30 Street furniture

Specification data - Litter bins

Product Reference

BOS 490 S

Steel bin.

BOS 490 T

Timber bin.

Material/ Finish

Steel, galvanized finish

Standard, BOS 490 S only.

Steel, plastic coated finish, black

BOS 490 S only.

Iroko timber slats, Sadolin classic teak stained finish

BOS 490 T only.


Bolt down

Root fixed

Padlock facility

Not required


The side of the bin and the liner can be modified to accept a padlock (padlock not supplied).

Standard product features

Technical characteristics:

  • Above ground: 785 mm.
  • Below ground: 300 mm (root fixed version).
  • Diameter: 490 mm.
  • Capacity: 80 litres.


  • BOS 490 S: 48 kg.
  • BOS 490 T: 40 kg.

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