It gets rid of and utterly useless an unproductive task imposed by New Labour on small businesses.
Small busineses have to maintain a register of so called hazardous substances on their premises. The only hazardous substances on most small business registers are cleaning materials, purchased from supermarkets found in every home in the country. Requiring a register for these is plain daft. My register has on it
and suchlike. It's time to get rid of this stupidity and treat adults like adults.