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Last updated: September 22nd 2017

Health Warnings/Messages Features

Type of product: Smoked Tobacco Product
Type of Warnings / Messages Required
Text Warnings/Messages
Location and Size of Warnings / Messages on Unit Packaging
65% of front, 65% of back, Side(s)
Rotation Required
Required
Number of Warnings / Messages Authorized to Be Displayed at Any Given Time
4
Length of Rotation Period
Specified - 24 months
Analysis

The law and a decree require packaging of tobacco products and derivative products (e.g., e-cigarettes) to display text-only health warnings covering 65 percent of each principal display area and rotating every 24 months.  In addition, such packaging must contain two qualitative constituents and emissions statements on the sides of the packaging where the health warnings are not displayed. Health warnings must be in the principal languages of Togo.

The law aligns with FCTC Art. 11 and the FCTC Art. 11 Guidelines.

Type of product: Smokeless Tobacco Products
Type of Warnings / Messages Required
Text Warnings/Messages
Location and Size of Warnings / Messages on Unit Packaging
65% of front, 65% of back, Side(s)
Rotation Required
Required
Number of Warnings / Messages Authorized to Be Displayed at Any Given Time
4
Length of Rotation Period
Specified - 24 months
Analysis

The law and a decree require packaging of tobacco products and derivative products (e.g., e-cigarettes) to display text-only health warnings covering 65 percent of each principal display area and rotating every 24 months. Such packaging must contain two qualitative constituents and emissions statements on the sides of the packaging where the health warnings are not displayed. Health warnings must be in the principal languages of Togo.

The law aligns with FCTC Art. 11 and the FCTC Art. 11 Guidelines.