Orange peels: Get an orange and poke it with a sharp object like a needle or fork to form small holes. Place each of the cloves inside these small holes until most of the orange surfaces are covered. It may look like a hedgehog with the cloves jutting out of the orange fruit. Leave it in the confined area for a couple of days. The area will smell nice with the said combinations.
The plastic trash can has been around for a long time, but not the automatic types you can get today. There are many durable plastic models on the market, fitting in any room in the home or office.