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  • MEDIA RELEASE - drumMUSTER has now collected over 32 million drums

    Jul 24 2018
    Australia’s longest running agricultural waste management program has reached another milestone, with the collection of its 32-millionth chemical container. Agsafe’s drumMUSTER program, which began in Gunnedah (NSW) in 1999, is an end-of-life product stewardship program that has already saved councils an impressive $32 milli...
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  • On Farm Cages for collection of chemical containers

    Jun 12 2018
    drumMUSTER provides an easy, environmentally-friendly way of disposing of empty farming chemical containers across rural Australia. With the approval of drumMUSTER, TP Jones have developed a unique service & to increase the collection of empty containers from their clients, they have manufactured cages specif...
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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Western Downs hits the drumMUSTER jackpot

    May 10 2018
    Western Downs Regional Council is leading the way in agricultural waste management as Queensland’s first council to collect 1 million drumMUSTER containers for recycling. Farmers and other chemical users in the Western Downs region are proving their commitment to excellent land management practices, having delivered...
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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Final week for ChemClear bookings in SA

    Apr 23 2018
    Time is running out for South Australians to register their unwanted chemicals with ChemClear. Waste holders keen to clear their properties of agricultural and veterinary chemicals have until this Friday, 27 April, to book unwanted products with Agsafe’s industry-led chemical waste disposal service. People can also deliver unw...
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  • drumMUSTER recycling to continue despite threats to council programs

    Apr 19 2018
    Agsafe’s drumMUSTER program will continue its collaborative operations with local governments nationwide, despite threats to close Queensland’s council waste recycling services. Following reports of Ipswich City Council’s scrapping of its recycling program, drumMUSTER’s national agricultural container collection services...
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  • MEDIA RELEASE: ChemClear bookings end soon in South Australia

    Apr 3 2018
    3 April 2018 ChemClear bookings end soon in South Australia South Australians have less than four weeks to register their old farm chemicals with ChemClear. Growers, farmers and chemical users throughout the state have until 27 April to book their unwanted chemicals with Australia’s largest agvet chemical disposal service, for...
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  • ChemClear & MobileMuster team up in SA

    Feb 6 2018
    South Australian property owners can safely dispose of their mobile phones at the same time as their unwanted farm chemicals, when Agsafe’s ChemClear collection hits the road in June. The agricultural and veterinary chemical waste disposal program has teamed up with MobileMuster, the mobile industry product stewardship program...
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  • Thanks to you all for your support in 2017!

    Dec 18 2017
    In 2017, thousands of Australians committed to excellence in waste management of empty drums and chemicals. Thank you! ...
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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Chemical safety a must in summer

    Nov 23 2017
    Agricultural and veterinary chemical store owners are urged to conduct safety checks on their premises in preparation for fire and cyclone season. They can also do their farmer clients a favour by encouraging them to do the same back on their properties. Agsafe has developed a simple five-point Summer Safety Checklist to help bo...
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  • Inspiring success for farming women

    Oct 20 2017
    Agsafe proudly sponsored three Australian Women in Agriculture conference delegates last month, where our visitors heard from some inspirational keynote speakers and shared their experiences with others in the ag industry. “Don’t let the pursuit of perfection stop you”. That was just one of many messages Agsafe’s d...
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