Have you got any chemical drums you would like to get rid of?
If so, then ring and book with Council's Solid Waste Coordinator on 0417 065 578 (booking is essential). You can then deliver the drums to the Bathurst Regional Council Waste Management Centre, College Road, on the last Thursday of every month.
ALL DRUMS MUST BE BOOKED IN ON THE NUMBER PROVIDED, DRUMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT A BOOKING.
Before you deliver the drums to the Waste Management Centre please ensure the drums are:
- Free of any visible chemical residue.
- Triple rinsed with water.
- Clean and dry.
- Punctured if they are metal.
- With all lids removed.
Also please note containers with dirt, rust and dye stains are accepted by DrumMUSTER.
Bathurst Regional Council is working with DrumMUSTER to help look after our local environment. DrumMUSTER is the national program for the collection and recycling of empty, cleaned, non returnable crop production and on-farm animal health chemical containers. DrumMUSTER provides a route to safely dispose of used chemical containers. For more information on what happens to your used chemical containers, download the What happens to drumMUSTER containers factsheet.
You can visit DrumMUSTER for further information.