Tobacco Products Information Regulations
13 (1) Every manufacturer of a tobacco product contained in a carton or kit shall, in addition to the information otherwise displayed on each package, display on the carton or kit
(a) on the principal display surface, a health warning in accordance with subsections 5(1), (2), (3) and (7);
(b) on the two next largest sides, a health warning from those mentioned in paragraph (a) so that it occupies at least 50% of the surface of each of those sides; and
(c) on the remaining sides, except in the case of transparent cartons and transparent kits, either
(i) a health warning from those mentioned in paragraph (a) so that it occupies at least 50% of the surface of those sides; or
(ii) the following, in such a manner that the English and French texts are one under the other and together occupy at least 50% of those sides, in Helvetica type and in a pitch that results in it occupying not less than 60% and not more than 70% of the surface to be occupied:
(A) in the case of chewing tobacco and snuff, the mean amount of the toxic constituents, determined in accordance with section 10, and
(B) in any other case except bidis, the texts “Some of the toxic emissions: Tar, Nicotine, Carbon monoxide, Formaldehyde, Hydrogen cyanide, Benzene” and “Quelques-unes des émissions toxiques : goudron, nicotine, monoxyde de carbone, formaldéhyde, acide cyanhydrique, benzène”.
Marginal note:Health information
(2) Every manufacturer of cigarettes contained in soft packages that are packaged in cartons or kits shall insert in each of those cartons a leaflet that displays health information in the manner specified in section 7.
- SOR/2011-179, s. 12
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