The simplehuman butterfly step can has a strong, all-steel pedal and patented lid shox (R) technology for a slow, silent close.

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The fingerprint-proof butterfly step can has an innovative butterfly lid design that opens from the center for maximum efficiency and clearance under low countertops.

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  • Strong, all-steel pedal is engineered to last over 150,000 steps, that's more than 20 steps a day for 20 years.
  • Patented lid shox┬« technology controls the motion of the lid for a slow, silent close.
  • Split doors open from the center for maximum clearance under low countertops.
  • Fingerprint-proof finish resists smudges to keep stainless steel shiny.
  • Slim, space-saving shape: Designed to make the most of tight spaces.
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Would this be more effective than an ordinary step can in preventing a medium sized dog from getting his head in there and taking stuff?

    Our four 40- to 50-pound dogs have yet to figure out how to get into this trash can.

  • Is there a way to lock the lid open for a period of time?

    Yes you can lock the lid open.

  • Can I use generic trash bags or do I have to buy simple human bags?

    You can use generic trash bags without any issues.

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