Marginal note:Languages, legibility and print
3. (1) The information required by these Regulations to be displayed on a container must be
(a) in both English and French;
(b) set out in a permanent, clear and legible manner;
(c) printed in sans-serif capital letters and in bold-faced or medium-faced type; and
(d) in type of the minimum height and size set out in the table.
MINIMUM HEIGHT AND SIZE OF TYPE
Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Item Display panel area Minimum height of type (mm) Minimum size of type (points) 1. 100 cm2 or less 1.5 4 2. more than 100 cm2 but not more than 330 cm2 3.0 9 3. more than 330 cm2 but not more than 650 cm2 6.0 18 4. more than 650 cm2 but not more than 2 600 cm2 9.0 27 5. more than 2 600 cm2 12.0 36
Marginal note:Determination of minimum height of type
(2) The minimum height of the type referred to in subsection (1) is determined by measuring an upper-case letter or a lower-case letter that has an ascender or descender, such as “b” or “p”.
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