Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 (SOR/2001-269)

Regulations are current to 2017-09-27 and last amended on 2016-06-22. Previous Versions

Required Information

Marginal note:Required information — sub-category “very flammable”
  •  (1) When a flammable product classified in the sub-category “very flammable” under section 48 has an information requirement under the table to section 53, the container of the product must display, for each type of information set out in column 1 of the table to this subsection, the information set out in columns 2 and 3, other than the instructions set out in italics.

    TABLE TO SUBSECTION 54(1)

    REQUIRED INFORMATION — SUB-CATEGORY “VERY FLAMMABLE”

    Column 1Column 2Column 3
    ItemType of informationEnglish informationFrench information
    1Hazard symbol
    A symbol for a very flammable substance, described by an octagonal border encompassing a flame.
    Un symbole pour une substance très inflammable, décrit par un contour octogonal contenant une flamme.
    2Signal wordEXTREME DANGERDANGER EXTRÊME
    3Primary hazard statementVERY FLAMMABLETRÈS INFLAMMABLE
    4Specific hazard statement

    CONTENTS MAY CATCH FIRE

    or, when only the vapour or fume poses a hazard:

    FUMES MAY CATCH FIRE

    LE CONTENU PEUT S’ENFLAMMER

    or, when only the vapour or fume poses a hazard:

    LES ÉMANATIONS PEUVENT S’ENFLAMMER

    5Negative instructionsDo not smoke.Ne pas fumer.
    6Positive instructions

    Use only in a well-ventilated area.

    Keep away from flames, such as a pilot light, and any object that sparks, such as an electric motor.

    N’utiliser que dans un endroit bien aéré.

    Tenir loin des flammes, telle une flamme pilote, et de tout objet produisant des étincelles, tel un moteur électrique.

  • Marginal note:Required information — sub-category “flammable”

    (2) The container of a flammable product that is classified in the sub-category “flammable” under section 48 must display, for each type of information set out in column 1 of the table to this subsection, the information set out in columns 2 and 3, other than the instructions set out in italics.

    TABLE TO SUBSECTION 54(2)

    REQUIRED INFORMATION — SUB-CATEGORY “FLAMMABLE”

    Column 1Column 2Column 3
    ItemType of informationEnglish informationFrench information
    1Hazard symbol
    A symbol for a very flammable substance, described by an octagonal border encompassing a flame.
    Un symbole pour une substance très inflammable, décrit par un contour octogonal contenant une flamme.
    2Signal wordDANGERDANGER
    3Primary hazard statementFLAMMABLEINFLAMMABLE
    4Specific hazard statement

    CONTENTS MAY CATCH FIRE

    or, when only the vapour or fume poses a hazard:

    FUMES MAY CATCH FIRE

    LE CONTENU PEUT S’ENFLAMMER

    or, when only the vapour or fume poses a hazard:

    LES ÉMANATIONS PEUVENT S’ENFLAMMER

    5Negative instructionsDo not smoke.Ne pas fumer.
    6Positive instructions

    Use only in a well-ventilated area.

    Keep away from flames, such as a pilot light, and any object that sparks, such as an electric motor.

    N’utiliser que dans un endroit bien aéré.

    Tenir loin des flammes, telle une flamme pilote, et de tout objet produisant des étincelles, tel un moteur électrique.

  • Marginal note:Required information — sub-category “spontaneously combustible”

    (3) The container of a flammable product that is classified in the sub-category “spontaneously combustible” under section 48 must display, for each type of information set out in column 1 of the table to this subsection, the information set out in columns 2 and 3.

    TABLE TO SUBSECTION 54(3)

    REQUIRED INFORMATION — SUB-CATEGORY “SPONTANEOUSLY COMBUSTIBLE”

    Column 1Column 2Column 3
    ItemType of informationEnglish informationFrench information
    1Hazard symbol
    A symbol for a very flammable substance, described by an octagonal border encompassing a flame.
    Un symbole pour une substance très inflammable, décrit par un contour octogonal contenant une flamme.
    2Signal wordCAUTIONATTENTION
    3Primary hazard statementREAD INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE USINGLIRE LES INSTRUCTIONS AVANT USAGE
    4Specific hazard statementDANGER OF COMBUSTIONDANGER DE COMBUSTION
    5Positive instructions

    Materials such as rags used with this product may begin to burn by themselves.

    After use, put rags in water or lay flat to dry, then discard.

    Les matériaux, utilisés avec ce produit, tels les chiffons, peuvent s’enflammer spontanément.

    Après utilisation, mettre les chiffons dans l’eau ou les sécher à plat, puis les jeter.

  • Marginal note:Required information — sub-category “combustible”

    (4) The container of a flammable product that is classified in the sub-category “combustible” under section 48 must display, for each type of information set out in column 1 of the table to this subsection, the information set out in columns 2 and 3.

    TABLE TO SUBSECTION 54(4)

    REQUIRED INFORMATION — SUB-CATEGORY “COMBUSTIBLE”

    Column 1Column 2Column 3
    ItemType of informationEnglish informationFrench information
    1Positive instructionsKeep away from flames or sparks.Tenir loin des flammes et des étincelles.
 
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