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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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  • Qld farmers commended for chemical waste safety

    Oct 10 2017
    Property owners throughout Queensland proved their worth as land heroes when they surrendered a whopping 28 tonnes of unwanted farm chemicals for safe destruction in the recent six-week state wide collection. Agsafe’s ChemClear program collects and disposes of unwanted products that display the drumMUSTER logo on the chemical ...
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  • Tasmanian farmers saving waste from landfill

    Aug 31 2017
    MEDIA RELEASE Tasmanian landholders have been lauded for their commitment to environmental safety following the collection of the 500,000th drumMUSTER agvet chemical container. Agsafe’s drumMUSTER program is Australia’s longest running agricultural waste management scheme, which has diverted 30 million eligible, empty contai...
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