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

Regulations are current to 2014-10-15 and last amended on 2012-03-30. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Other information — height and body size
  •  (1) Subject to subsection (3), when the main display panel has an area set out in column 1 of the table to this subsection, the following information must be in type that is at least the height set out in column 2 and at least the body size set out in column 3:

    • (a) the primary hazard statement;

    • (b) the specific hazard statement;

    • (c) the negative and positive instructions; and

    • (d) the titles “FIRST AID TREATMENT” and “PREMIERS SOINS”.

      TABLE TO SUBSECTION 24(1)

      MINIMUM HEIGHT AND BODY SIZE OF TYPE

      Column 1Column 2Column 3
      ItemArea of the main display panelMinimum height of typeMinimum body size of type
      1.less than 100 cm22 mm6 point
      2.100 cm2 or more but less than 330 cm23 mm8 point
      3.330 cm2 or more4 mm12 point
  • Marginal note:First aid statement — height and body size

    (2) Subject to subsection (3), the first aid statement, except for the titles “FIRST AID TREATMENT” and “PREMIERS SOINS”, must be in type that has a minimum height of 2 mm and a minimum body size of 6 points.

  • Marginal note:Exception — quick skin-bonding adhesive

    (3) In the case of a quick skin-bonding adhesive referred to in Part 4, when the main display panel of the container has an area set out in column 1 of the table to this subsection, the primary hazard statement, the titles “FIRST AID TREATMENT” and “PREMIERS SOINS” and the first aid statement must be in type that is at least the height set out in column 2 and at least the body size set out in column 3.

    TABLE TO SUBSECTION 24(3)

    MINIMUM HEIGHT AND BODY SIZE OF TYPE — QUICK SKIN-BONDING ADHESIVE

    Column 1Column 2Column 3
    ItemArea of the main display panelMinimum height of typeMinimum body size of type
    1.less than 10 cm21.5 mm4.5 point
    2.10 cm2 or more but less than 35 cm22 mm6 point
  • SOR/2009-165, s. 8.