Explosives Regulations, 2013
Marginal note:Information on explosives
(a) the name and address of the person who obtained the explosive’s authorization;
(b) either the date of its Footnote *manufacture and the shift during which it was manufactured, if any, or its lot number;
(c) its Footnote *product name; and
(d) instructions, in both English and French, for its safe handling, storage, use and destruction.
Marginal note:Manner of displaying information
(2) The information must be
(a) legibly printed on the explosive;
(b) legibly printed on a label affixed to the explosive, if it is not possible to comply with paragraph (a);
(c) contained in a barcode or matrix code that is printed on the explosive, or on a label affixed to it, and can be read by a device that is available to the general public (for example, a smartphone), if it is not possible to comply with paragraphs (a) and (b); or
(d) legibly printed on the packaging containing the explosive or on a label affixed to the packaging, if it is not possible to comply with paragraphs (a) to (c).
Marginal note:Information on packaging
(3) The following information must be legibly printed on the packaging, or on a label affixed to the packaging, of the explosive:
(a) the words “Ammunition/Munitions”, “Explosives/Explosifs”, “Fireworks/Pièces pyrotechniques”, “Pyrotechnics/Pièces pyrotechniques” or “Rocket Motors/Moteurs de fusée”, as the case may be, on the outer packaging and any inner packaging;
(b) the Footnote *product name of the explosive and the name and address of the person who obtained its authorization, on the outer packaging;
(c) in the case of a type F explosive, whether it is type F.1, F.2, F.3 or F.4, on the outer packaging; and
(d) in the case of a type S explosive, whether it is type S.1 or S.2, on the outer packaging.
Marginal note:Information on industrial explosives
(4) The manufacturer’s division 1 factory licence number must be printed in a legible and permanent manner on the outer packaging of every industrial explosive.
Return to footnote *Terms preceded by an asterisk are defined in section 6.
- SOR/2016-75, ss. 10, 39
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