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Canadian Recalls

Food Recall Warning (Listeria monocytogenes) – Polish dried sausage sold at Old Fashioned Meat and Deli Ltd.

June 29, 2015

Distribution – Alberta. Recalling firm – Old Fashioned Meat and Deli Ltd. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected by this recall. View [...]

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Food recall warning (Extraneous material – Glass) – Loblaws (store-made) brand Spaghetti Sauce

June 26, 2015

Distribution – Quebec. Recalling firm – Loblaw Companies Limited. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected by this recall. View Full Details Of [...]

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Harper Government moves forward on regulating tamper-resistant properties for prescription drugs

June 26, 2015

Health Canada today published a Notice of Pre-Consultation in Canada Gazette, Part I, seeking stakeholder feedback on draft Tamper-Resistant Properties of Drugs Regulations. The draft regulations would require that all controlled release oxycodone products have tamper-resistant properties before they can be sold in Canada. This is a summary of a recall issued by Health Canada. [...]

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Message from Ministers – International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

June 26, 2015

International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is a day for nations around the globe to reflect on the devastating impact drug abuse has on our communities. This is a summary of a recall issued by Health Canada. The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including [...]

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Minister Ambrose launches next phase of the Regulatory Transparency and Openness Framework

June 25, 2015

The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced the next phase of Health Canada’s Regulatory Transparency and Openness Framework, a three-year plan with new commitments to further increase Health Canada’s transparency and openness. The plan builds on what has already been accomplished in the first year of the Framework and charts the path forward [...]

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Minister Ambrose Announces Plain Language Labelling Regulations Coming Into Force

June 24, 2015

As of this month, Health Canada’s Plain Language Labelling Regulations begin to come into force ? starting with new requirements for manufacturers of prescription drugs to provide mock-ups of labels and packages for Health Canada review; and to provide evidence that proposed brand names will not be confused with previously approved brand names. This is [...]

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Food Recall Warning (Staphylococcus) – La Cigogne brand Munster Géromé cheese

June 23, 2015

Distribution – British Columbia, Alberta, Quebec, Ontario, Newfoundland and Labrador, possibly national. Recalling firm – Les Dépendances. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are [...]

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Food recall warning – allergy (Gluten) – Hempola brand "100% Hemp Powder, Protein and Fibre Powder"

June 23, 2015

Distribution – British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario. Recalling firm – Hempola Valley Farms. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected by [...]

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Harper Government Moves to Implement Mandatory Drug Shortage Reporting

June 23, 2015

The Honourable Minister of Health, Rona Ambrose, announced today that the Government is taking the next step towards implementing mandatory reporting of drug shortages by companies. This is a summary of a recall issued by Health Canada. The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about [...]

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Food Recall Warning – Allergen (mustard) – Girard’s brand mayonnaise, dressings and tartar sauce

June 22, 2015

Distribution – Alberta, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Ontario. Recalling firm – JL International. This is a summary of a recall issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. The link below will take you to the original recall press release containing complete information, including instructions about what to do if you are affected by this recall. View [...]

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