Cosmetic Regulations (C.R.C., c. 869)

Regulations are current to 2014-10-15 and last amended on 2007-06-14. Previous Versions

  •  (1) When the labelled net quantity of a cosmetic described in subsection 25(1) or 26(1) is less than 30 mL or 30 g, the hazard symbol must be of such a size that it is capable of being circumscribed by a circle with a diameter of at least 6 mm.

  • (2) When the labelled net quantity of a cosmetic described in subsection 25(1) or 26(1) is not greater than 60 mL or 60 g, the inner label may show only the information described in paragraph 25(1)(a) or paragraphs 26(1)(a) and (b), as the case may be.

  • (3) When the labelled net quantity of a cosmetic described in subsection 25(1) or 26(1) is greater than 60 mL or 60 g but not greater than 120 mL or 120 g, the inner label may show only the information described in subsection 25(1) or 26(1), as the case may be.

  • (4) When a cosmetic described in subsection (2) or (3) is sold in an outside package, the outer label may show only the information described in subsection 25(2) and, if applicable, subsection 26(2).

  • SOR/81-615, s. 3;
  • SOR/92-16, s. 4;
  • SOR/2004-244, s. 16.

 [Repealed, SOR/93-243, s. 2]

SECURITY PACKAGING

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2) no person shall sell a mouthwash for human use unless it is contained in a security package.

  • (2) Subsection (1) applies only to mouthwash that is available to the public in an open self-selection area or that is distributed as a sample.

  • (3) Unless the security feature of a security package is self-evident and is an integral part of the immediate container, the inner label of the security package must carry a statement or illustration that draws attention to the security feature of the package and, if the security feature is part of an outside package, the outer label must also carry the statement or illustration.

  • SOR/85-142, s. 2;
  • SOR/89-228, s. 6;
  • SOR/2004-244, s. 17(E).

 The principal display panel of the inner and outer labels of a cosmetic, other than one in a container described in subsection 25(1), that contains 5 mL or more of methyl alcohol must display all of the following information:

  • (a) the hazard symbol set out in column II of item 1 of Schedule II to the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, as they read on September 30, 2001, in accordance with paragraphs 16(a) and (b) of those Regulations; and

  • (b) for each of the particulars set out in column I of items 1 to 5 of the table to section 46 of the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, as they read on September 30, 2001, the signal word and statements set out in columns III and IV of those items, which must be located on the labels in accordance with paragraphs 15(2)(a) to (c) of those Regulations and printed in accordance with paragraphs 17(a) and (b), 18(a) and (b) and 19(1)(a) and (b) and subsection 19(2) of those Regulations.

  • SOR/94-559, s. 3;
  • SOR/2001-272, s. 4;
  • SOR/2004-244, s. 18.