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Cosmetic Regulations

Version of section 2 from 2006-03-22 to 2006-11-15:

  •  (1) In these Regulations,

    Act

    Act means the Food and Drugs Act; (Loi)

    Assistant Deputy Minister

    Assistant Deputy Minister means the Assistant Deputy Minister, Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, of the Department of Health; (sous-ministre adjoint)

    child-resistant container

    child-resistant container has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, as they read on September 30, 2001; (contenant protège-enfants)

    flame projection

    flame projection means the ability of the pressurized contents of an aerosol container to ignite and the length of that ignition, when tested in accordance with official method DO-30, Determination of Flame Projection, dated October 15, 1981; (projection de flamme)

    flashback

    flashback means that part of the flame projection that extends from its point of ignition back to the aerosol container when tested in accordance with official method DO-30, Determination of Flame Projection, dated October 15, 1981; (retour de flamme)

    inner label

    inner label means a label on or affixed to the immediate container of a cosmetic; (étiquette intérieure)

    manufacturer

    manufacturer means any person, partnership or unincorporated association that manufactures and, under its own name or under a trade mark, design, trade name or other name or mark owned or controlled by it, sells a cosmetic and includes any other person, partnership or unincorporated association that sells a cosmetic in such a manner; (fabricant)

    official method

    official method means a method of analysis or examination designated as such by the Assistant Deputy Minister for use in the administration of the Act and these Regulations; (méthode officielle)

    outer label

    outer label means a label on or affixed to the outside package of a cosmetic; (étiquette extérieure)

    practitioner

    practitioner means a person who is registered and licensed under the laws of a province to practise the profession of medicine in that province; (praticien)

    prescription

    prescription means a direction given by a practitioner; (ordonnance)

    principal display panel

    principal display panel has the same meaning as in the Consumer Packaging and Labelling Regulations; (espace principal)

    security package

    security package means a package having a security feature that provides reasonable assurance to consumers that the package has not been opened prior to purchase. (emballage de sécurité)

  • (2) Where a cosmetic has more than one name, a reference in these Regulations to the cosmetic by any of its names is deemed to be a reference to the cosmetic by all of its names.

  • SOR/81-615, s. 1
  • SOR/85-142, s. 1
  • SOR/92-16, s. 1
  • SOR/94-559, s. 1
  • SOR/2001-272, s. 1
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