Recycling Bin Features

The Slim Jim is manufactured with the office environment in mind. It is of efficient size and shape for tight spaces, and is durable, will not rust, chip or peel and resists dents even in outdoor conditions.

Widely recognised as the ideal solution to segregate waste at source, the Slim Jim containers have become the industry standard.

Lid Features

Colour co-ordinated lids aid the segregation of the different waste streams.

  • Choice of lid colours
  • 'Untouchable' swing lid = light grey, black or blue
  • Paper slot = blue
  • Bottle aperture = green, red, yellow, turquoise or brown
  • 'Commingle' lids = green or blue
  • Flat 'lift-off' lid = grey or yellow
  • Hinged lid = black

Bag Details

Colour-coded, biodegradable liner bags now available


Standard colours = Blue, Green and Clear. Other colours available upon request.

Slim Jim Trolley

The Slim Jim Trolley(sold separately) aids the transportation of full containers to a central recycling area. The linking mechanism allows a number of units to be transported at the same time.




MES Ireland Supply, Deliver Install & Commission

We offer a comprehensive installation and commissioning service, from large scale recycling projects to a single installation we can offer assistance & guidance from the pre-planning stage to the installation day.

For further information on any of our extended services please contact us

Slim Jim Labelling & Signage Kits


Highly resistant polycarbonate signage system that simply attaches to any Slim Jim® with handles & it accepts any A4 (21 x 29.7 cm) recycling poster, available for download from our labelling section here


Each Slim Jim comes complete with its own labelling pack for individual waste recycling streams which you can specify at time of ordering. Replacement labels are also available as required, Contact Us for further information.

Slim Jim Model Specifications

ReferenceColour CodeDescriptionMaterialDimensionsCapacity
FG354100 LGRAY Slim Jim® Waste Container with Handles Polyethylene 58.8 x 27.9 x 63.2 cm 60 l
FG354173 BLUE Slim Jim® Recycling Container with Handles Polyethylene 58.8 x 27.9 x 63.2 cm 60 l

Slim Jim Waste & Mobile Options

slim jim lid slot options

Paper/Bottle/Handle Lid Options


Swing Top Lid Option


Slim Jim Steel Dolly


Liquid/Cups/Confidential Waste


Hinged Lid Options


Slim Jim Trolley


Brochures & Technical Information

Starter Pack

Technical Sheets

Venting Channels

Signage Brochure

Slim Jim Product Video

Please contact us if you have any questions about this range.

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