This compost container holds scraps and eliminates their odor. The lid has a unique charcoal filter to eliminate food odors. Wide opening allows for easy emptying of plates. Made of sturdy and durable polyethylene, measures 8½" x 8" x 11" high and holds 1.8 gallons. Kitchen Compost Pail comes with one compost filter. Refills are available in packs of three.