It's the perfect solution for the efficient recycling of kitchen food scraps, like carrot tops, potato peels, egg shells, coffee grounds and more, to be put to good use in the garden. A charcoal filter controls food scrap odors for up to six months. The compact stainless steel composter fits under your sink and is attractive enough to use on your counter top, while the sturdy handle makes it easy to carry. Composter has a generous one-gallon/four-quart capacity and measures 11 1/2" H x 7" in diameter. Hand wash. Includes one charcoal filter.