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The Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances—Additional Substances that Do Not Require Tracking) Safe Work Instruments remove the tracking requirement for certain hazardous substances.
Regulation 19.3 allows a safe work instrument to add a hazardous substance to table 3 in Schedule 26 of the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017 (the Regulations). Substances in table 3 are not required to comply with the tracking provisions in Part 19 of the Regulations.
Three substances have been added to the Regulations* by a safe work instrument under regulation 19.3. These are:
|Substance||HSNO approval number||Safe work instrument||Tracking removed from|
|FuelMix - Premixed 2-stroke fuel||HSR101281||2018||1 Dec 2018|
|Petrol-methanol blends containing up to 15% methanol by volume||HSR101325||2019||1 October 2019|
|NPD 100 PLUS||HSR101436||2021||30 July 2021|
*Note that these will appear in the safe work instruments and not physically in the Regulations.