Reclosable Child-Resistant Packages
This Standard applies to packages for drugs and other substances, in either
liquid or solid form, that incorporate a reclosable child-resistant feature(s)
that restricts children in their ability to gain access to the contents of the
This Standard includes requirements for the construction, performance,
child-resistant effectiveness, younger-adult use effectiveness, senior-adult
use effectiveness, and marking of child-resistant packages, and the
instructions to be provided with such packages.
This Standard describes the minimum level of physical tests used ensure that
subsequent production lots conform to this Standard.
1.4 Nonreclosable Child-Resistant Packages
This Standard does not apply to nonreclosable packages or features.
Note: This will be covered by CSA Standard Z76.2.
In this Standard, "shall" indicates a mandatory requirement; "should" indicates
a recommendation, or that which is advised but not mandatory. Notes
accompanying clauses do not include mandatory or alternative requirements. The
purpose of a note accompanying a clause is to separate from the text
explanatory or informative material that is not properly a part of the
Standard. Notes to figures and tables are considered to be part of the figure
or table and are written as mandatory requirements.