Whitefurze 220L Compost Bin UK Review 

By  Enda

Thanks for taking the time to read our UK review of the Whitefurze 220L compost bin. This bin is actually made from recycled materials, and has a removable lid, and a removable front hatch, both useful for easy access to the bin.

The lid is also windproof, and this of course helps to regulate the temperature and keep the moisture levels consistent, which is very important.

How Buyers Rate this Bin

Buyer Satisfaction
  • Overall online buyers at various websites have given this an average buyer satisfaction rating of 78%
  • 50% of all buyers gave this a 5 star rating
  • 13% of all buyers gave this bin a bad rating, though the few complaints came from customers whose package had been damaged during delivery

What Buyers Say - Pros & Cons

In this section we look at what those buyers who left a rating had to say about the bin once they had bought and used it.


  • The huge majority of buyers loved the size
  • Almost every buyer thought this bin worked well and was sturdy
  • Buyers liked the removable hatches as it made shoveling far easier
  • Most buyers said this was easy to move around
  • Buyers say this can store a large amount of material


  • A few buyers didn't like the fact that there was no base in the bin
  • Some buyers say the plastic door was too fiddly to work with

Bin Specification

  • Measures 70 x 75 x 84 cm
  • Weighs 4.83 Kilograms
  • It has a capacity of 220 litres
  • Made of recycled plastic
  • There is no base on this bin and it just sits on the ground - the reason for this is to encourage worms to make their way into your compost

Our Verdict on the Whitefurze 220L Compost Bin

There are a few choices to be had in the UK market for this type of compost bin. Overall this model does the job well enough, without being anything over special.

Check Amazon UK - Price when reviewed £49.48

The good news is that you don't have to waste time setting it up, and it is well made, and will certainly last for a good length of time.

Whitefurze are based in Burnsall Road, Canley in Coventry. They do have a good customer service team, so at least you know the product is supported.


I am someone who enjoys a little gardening. Now I am not someone who spend hours in the garden, but I do like both my front and back gardens to look really nice. Well kept lawns, neatly trimmed hedges, and borders filled with plants, make a huge difference, to how your property looks.

Enda McLarnon

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