14.1. (Replaced, O.C. 501-2011) The operator of an establishment where paint, ink or adhesives are made must ensure that the vats used to mix the ingredients are provided with lids in good working order that meet the following specifications:
(1) the rim of the lids must exceed the outside rim of the vat by at least 1.3 cm or the lids must be fastened to the rim of the vat;
(2) the lids must make close contact with the rim of the vat over at least 90% of their circumference; and
(3) the lids, when equipped with a slit to allow the insertion of the shaft of a stirrer, must have a shaft clearance not exceeding 2.5 cm.
In addition, the operator must ensure that the vats are kept closed, except for the time necessary for their filling and the taking of samples.
O.C. 174-2003, s. 2; O.C. 501-2011, s. 215.