The Garbini/Garbo trash can is designed by Karim Rashid for Umbra. It is part of the permanent collections at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Chicago Athenaeum Museum, Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts, Toronto Design Exchange and San Francisco Museum of Modern Arts. This particular photo was taken by JSDesign@Flickr at Tenleytown in Washington DC.
It is also available in steel mesh.
Other trash cans from Karim Rashid include the Umbra Skinny Can, Afterglo Can, Sway Can, Pop Can. Most, if not all of these trash cans are out of plastic.