Since the program began in 1999 drumMUSTER has:
- Held 67,384 collections nationwide
- Resulting in the collection of 36,566,484 chemical containers
- Equating to 40,908 tons of material diverted from landfill
- At 836 collection sites nationwide
The Program Has:
- Signed up 481 collection agencies including 356 councils conducting collections
- 107 active community groups nationwide
- That have inspected and collected 5,0058,841 chemical containers
- This equals to $1,193,059.56 put back into the community
- 25 approved processors that remove the collected material and recycle it.
- collected 3,655,060 chemical containers from on-farm collections
- Farmers can contact their local Regional Consultant for more details.
drumMUSTER Regional Consultants Have:
- Trained 1,673 people to become drumMUSTER inspectors in the past three years,
- This is an average of 2 trained inspectors per site
- All inspectors must have a refresher course every three years.
Figures updated on 15 January 2021