As consultants, we are often asked by clients about Food Safety Liability. In particular, clients are interested in knowing what risks are associated with failing to comply with certain regulations […] Read More >>
The Natural and Non-prescription Health Products Directorate (NNHPD) is currently following up on a Notice to Impacted Stakeholders that was issued on September 22, 2016, requesting changes to the labels […] Read More >>
Dear Licence Holder, Please be advised that a Summary Safety Review (SSR) has been published by Health Canada on November 15, 2017, regarding green tea extract (GTE)-containing natural health products (NHPs). Health […] Read More >>
  Post-market vigilance of drug, biologic and supplement products has been steadily increasing in recent years, not only domestically but internationally as well. For example, Health Canada recently completed a […] Read More >>
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    Service(s) related to this article:  Food & Beverages, Supplements & Natural Health, Safe Food for Canadians (SFCA) The Safe Food for Canadians Regulations will undoubtedly have a significant […] Read More >>
  Service(s) related to this article:  Global Certifications, Food & Beverages , Product Development & Label Compliance  Genetically Engineered (GE) Food is derived from organisms whose genetic material (DNA) has been […] Read More >>
  Service(s) related to this article:  SQF Certification Launch of SQF Code Edition 8 was announced earlier this month, so whether you are preparing for your first SQF Certification Audit […] Read More >>
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January 2017 FDA has released a guide to aid industry comply with the new nutritional labeling requirements as per the final rule. Service(s) Related to Post: Nutritional Labeling Following the […] Read More >>
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Over 100 million North Americans are currently buying gluten-free products. By participating in the Gluten-Free Certification Program, companies can benefit from the gluten-free market and its exponential growth by communicating […] Read More >>
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Guelph Organic Conference January 26-29, 2017 Guelph, Ontario Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention February 22-23, 2017 Niagara Falls, Ontario Global Food Safety Conference February 28 – March 2, 2017 Houston, […] Read More >>
Supplemented Food guidance document has been finalized by the Food Directorate with an extension for Supplemented Food TMAL holders. In addition to the Caffeinated Energy Drink (CED) guidance document that […] Read More >>
There is some confusion over HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) and the more-recent food-safety plan, HARPC (Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls) that is part of FSMA. Just […] Read More >>
This is an article taken from the official FDA U.S. Food and Drug Administration website. I. Introduction The purpose of this guidance is to enhance consumers’ ability to make informed […] Read More >>