SOCKERBIT Box with lid, white,
How to get it
This roomy storage box in white has a snap-on lid to protect from dust and dirt. Just mark the box to keep track what’s inside. All SOCKERBIT boxes and lids are made with durable, partly recycled plastic.Article number803.160.67
Practical for storing everything, from seasonal clothes and shoes to sports items and tools.
The built-in locking function keeps the lid in place which protects your things from dirt and dust.
Fits well on the shelves in the IVAR storage series with depths of 50 cm and shelves in the BOAXEL series with depths of 40 cm, as well as in other storage with shelves that are at least 38 cm deep.
The contents are kept fresh since the lid’s design allows air to circulate, even when the box is closed.
You can easily stack boxes of different sizes, as they’re made to fit each other.
You can easily organise and find your things since there are two small areas you can write on or attach labels to.
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Small ridges inside the lid create a tiny space between the lid and the box, which allows air to circulate and prevents any risk of suffocation.
Product is possible to recycle or use for energy recovery, if available in your community.
- Polypropylene plastic (min. 20% recycled)
Wipe clean with a soft cloth dampened in water and a mild washing-up detergent or soap, if necessary.
- To avoid the risk of tipping: Don’t stack more than 3 boxes on top of each other and always store heavy items furthest down.
Width: 38 cm
Depth: 51 cm
Height: 30 cm
- This product comes as 2 packages.SOCKERBITArticle number803.160.67This product has multiple packages.
Width: 38 cm
Height: 3 cm
Length: 51 cm
Weight: 0.46 kg
Width: 38 cm
Height: 30 cm
Length: 51 cm
Weight: 1.50 kg
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