Introduction: Desk Top Bin in Seconds
Quick and cheap ( free) Desk top Bin in seconds from CD/DVD Packaging for Food scraps and small waste like tissues.
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Step 1: Get the Parts
The parts you need is the packaging you get when you buy a 100 pack of Blank DVD or CD disks and have used all the disks.
Step 2: Break the Unwanted Stem Off
Easy simple step no tools needed - snap the stem off .
Step 3: Base Now Forms Lid
That is it for basic design. Base now forms the lid - Just the right size for a desk / work top bin for tissues candy wrappers or food waste.
Step 4: Make Hole Larger / Tidy It Up
For a more tidy finish you can trim the hole with a knife ( Dangerous step you have been warned )
following the molding in the plastic which makes a much more atractive unit. Really good for tea leaves before putting them on the compost.