27.0646 Number and letter height.

Cite as [A.S.A.C. § 27.0646]

(a) The height of any letter or number in the required quantity declaration shall be not less than that shown in Table 1 with respect to the square-inch area of the panel, and the height of each number of a common fraction shall meet 1/2 the minimum height standards.

TABLE 1. MINIMUM HEIGHT OF NUMBERS AND LETTERS

Square-inch Area of Principal Display Panel

Minimum Height of Numbers and Letters (inches)

Minimum Height Label Information Blown, Formed, or Molded on Surface of Containers (inches)

5 and less

1/16

1/8

Greater than 5 and not greater than 25

1/8

3/16

Greater than 25 and not greater than 100

3/16

1/4

Greater than 100 and not greater than 400

1/4

5/16

Greater than 400

½

9/16

(b) No number or letter shall be more than 3 times as high as it is wide.

History: Rule 6-76, eff 19 Oct 76, § 32.