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Coomalie Community Government Council newsletter


Coomalie Community Government Council


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Coomalie (N.T.). Council; Decision making; Coomalie Region (N.T.); Politics and government; Periodicals

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Commalie Community Government Council

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Stop press; Coomalie Community Government Council newsletter


July 2010 Edition - 20th July 2010

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PAGE 6PRESS JULY 2010 EDITION GIVE COUNCILTHE DRUM Coomalie Council through the drumMUSTER program has commenced the set up of collection points for community members to return their eligible farm chemical containers for recycling. drumMUSTER is the National program that has been set up for the collection and recycling of cleaned eligible non returnable crop production and on-farm animal health chemical containers. As a chemical user, drumMUSTER provides you with a defined point to safely dispose of your used chemical containers. All you are required to do is clean your containers so they are free of any chemical residue then deliver them to one of the collection sites set up in the council area as per the steps below: Ensure your container is a drumMuster APPROVED container. Look for the logo on the label or stamped on the container (see logo below) Triple rinse your chemical containers IMMEDIATELY after use Pour the RINSE WATER back into your spray tank Make sure ALL chemical residue is removed REMOVE LIDS to allow your containers to DRY thoroughly. Take lids SEPARATELY to collections Metal containers should be PUNCTURED from the top through the bottom DELIVER your eligible, clean, empty containers to the drumMUSTER collection site Collection sites will be at the Council Depot in Batchelor and the town dump at Adelaide River. IMPORTANT: Collection points can only take APPROVED chemical containers. OIL DRUMS ARE NOT SUITABLE and should not be dumped at these sites! Chemical SprayingTraining Expressions of interest are sought from members of the Coomalie community to participate in a chemical accreditation course in SmartTrain andTreatWeeds Modules. A date for the training will be set in Aug/Sep 2010 providing enough participants register their interest. Please contact Coomalie Council on 08 8976 0058 or email: weeds@coomalie.nt.gov.au PRESS Is published monthly so if you have any news, public notices, events, anything to sell you would like included in our next edition of Stop Press please contact Danni on 89760058 or email danni@coomalie.nt.gov.au . DARTS & BINGO Alternating Wednesdays Darts 6-9pm Bingo 7pm Bar Open Snack Food on Sale For Sale Glyphosate 450 20lt Limited Stock Discount Price $110 Available at Coomalie Council

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