Health warnings and marking

MÆRKNING OG SUNDHEDSADVARSLER

Manufacturers and importers of e-cigarettes and refill containers with nicotine must ensure that the products have a health warning in Danish and are labeled correctly.

Health warnings requirements
All e-cigarettes and refill containers with nicotine must be provided with the following health warning: "This product contains nicotine, which is a highly addictive substance".

The health warnings must be placed on the outer packaging for refill containers or e-cigarettes that can be used with nicotine containing liquids. It must be placed on the two largest surfaces and cover 30% of the surface.

Read more in Executive Order on quality, marking, age control system, advertising, etc. of electronic cigarettes and refillable containers, etc.

Requirements for labeling
The label on the outer packaging for refill containers or e-cigarettes, which may be used with nicotine containing liquid must be in Danish.

Requirements for information
The outer packaging for re-filled containers or e-cigarettes, which may be used with nicotine-containing liquids, must contain a list of all ingredients included in the product as well as a recommendation to keep the product out of reach of children.

A general instruction for use is required, including informs that the product is not recommended for use by young and non-smokers and warnings for specific risk groups. The user manual must also indicate possible harmful effects and addictive properties of the product.