The difference in this diaper pail is not the nice, red color. The VIPP Diaper Pail is made from stainless steel, which is easy to clean and keep odor-free. Plastic pails absorb odor, leaving the smell to linger. The VIPP is Compact, airtight and sanitary. The same kind doctor's use, and now you know why. The VIPP Diaper Pail is one of the best baby products from giggle.