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Food and Drugs Act

Version of section 16 from 2016-12-12 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:Prohibited sales of cosmetics

 No person shall sell any cosmetic that

  • (a) has in or on it any substance that may cause injury to the health of the user when the cosmetic is used,

    • (i) according to the directions on the label or accompanying the cosmetic, or

    • (ii) for such purposes and by such methods of use as are customary or usual therefor;

  • (b) consists in whole or in part of any filthy or decomposed substance or of any foreign matter; or

  • (c) was manufactured, prepared, preserved, packaged or stored under unsanitary conditions.

  • R.S., 1985, c. F-27, s. 16
  • 2016, c. 9, s. 2(F)

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