eliquid Packaging

Contact Information

For consumer confidence the following contact details must be located on the eLiquid Container or associated packaging.

1) Address of eLiquid producer

2) Phone number of the eLiquid producer

3) Either an email address or website with a contact page of eLiquid producer

4) If an eLiquid is imported from abroad then the above information must be displayed for the importer/distributer

Reference: Trading Standards – The Sale of Goods Act (SOGA)  

CLP Regulation – Chemical classification

a) The following Hazard statements must be located on the eLiquid Container.

1) (R25) Toxic if swallowed

2) (R27) Very toxic in contact with skin

3) (s1) Keep locked up

4) (s2) Keep out of the reach of children

5) (S45) In case of accident or if you feel unwell seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible)

Reference: HSE Hazard statements, precautionary statements and signal words 

b) The following Hazard pictograms must be located on the eLiquid Container.

1) Acute toxicity, Very toxic (fatal), Toxic etc

Toxic CLP Pictogram

2) Harmful to the environment (only over 35mg/3.5% Nicotine)

Aquatic Wildlife CLP Pictogram

Reference: HSE Hazard symbols and hazard pictograms 

Product Ingredients

The Ingredients used in the eLiquid must be located on the Container or associated packaging.

1) The amount of Nicotine shown in both Milligrams and percentage (for example 18mg (1.8%)

2) All Propylene glycol (C3H8O2) and Vegetable Glycerin (C3H8O3) and flavourings must be Pharmaceutical grade.

3) It is recommended that if you can’t absolutely guarantee that the eLiquid doesn’t contain nuts the following statement should be used ‘MAY CONTAIN TRACES OF NUTS’

18 and Over Symbols and Guidance

The Following18 and over warnings must be located on the eLiquid Container.

1) ‘Not Suitable for those under the age of 18’

2) And the Symbol below;

18 Over

Environmental Responsibility

The Following No Littering symbol must be located on the eLiquid Container to be Vape Safe Compliant

1) The Symbol below;

Do not Litter

Reference: Keep Britain Tidy 

Tactile Warning Labels

The addition of Tactile Warning Label must be located on the eLiquid Container to be Vape Safe Compliant

1) The Label below;

Tactile Warning Label

Child-Proof Container

All eLiquid sold in the EU must be stored in a Child-Proof container

Nicotine Warnings

The addition of a Nicotine Warning statement must be located on the eLiquid Container to be Vape Safe Compliant

1) ‘Nicotine is addictive and habit forming’