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Hazardous Substances Act, 1973 (Act No. 15 of 1973)

Group I Hazardous Substances Regulations

1. Definitions



1) In these regulations, unless the context otherwise indicates--
a) "container" means the receptacle or package in which a product is offered for sale but does not include any outer wrapping or box that is not customarily displayed;
b) "label", when used as a noun, means any brand or mark or any written, pictorial or other descriptive matter appearing on or attached to or packed with any grouped hazardous substance or its container, and referring to such substance, and, when used as a verb, means brand or mark or attach or provide in any other manner with any written, pictorial or other descriptive matter;
c) "licence" means a licence to carry on business as a supplier of Group I hazardous substances or any category of such substances referred to in section 4(a) of the Act, and "licensee" means the holder of such a licence;
d) "the Act" means the Hazardous Substances Act, 1973 (Act 15 of 1973);
e) "wholesale" means sale or supply for the purposes of resale and not for use by the purchaser; and
f) "inspector" means a person appointed as such under section 8(1) of the Act, and includes any person who may, in terms of section 8(3) of the Act, exercise or perform the powers, duties and functions of such an inspector.