Frequently Asked Questions - Trash Compactors

  • What can I put in my compactor?

  • How much trash can I put in the compactor?

  • Is there an odor control system?

  • What color options are available?

  • What size wood door are the models 15WT and 15XEWT designed for?

  • Are the compactor doors reversible?

  • What size under-counter opening does the compactor require?

  • Can the compactor be used free-standing?

  • What are the electrical requirements for the compactors?

  • Is the compactor bucket or ram removable for cleaning purposes?

  • What are the differences between the BROAN Elite and Elite XE trash compactors?

  • Do I have to use BROAN-NuTone trash bags or will any trash bag work?

  • Do I have to use BROAN-NuTone branded odor control discs?

  • How long is the warranty and what is covered?