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Tobacco Products Information Regulations

Version of section 11 from 2011-09-22 to 2016-05-19:

Marginal note:Placement, presentation and expression

 The information to be displayed in accordance with sections 9 and 10 shall be displayed

  • (a) on any side of the package, other than a side displaying a health warning, or, in the case of a package of chewing tobacco or snuff, on its bottom, in a manner that it occupies no less than 50% of the entire side or bottom;

  • (b) in Helvetica bold type in black characters of 10 points on a white background, or, if it is impossible to display the information without occupying more than 70% of the surface on which it is to be displayed under paragraph (a), in a pitch that results in the information occupying not less than 60% of that area; and

  • (c) using the full name of the emission or constituent and not its chemical formula or any other abbreviated name.

  • SOR/2011-179, s. 9
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