Canada

Update on the re-evaluation of glyphosate / Mise à jour sur la réévaluation du glyphosate

For your information, PMRA has published the following documents regarding glyphosate. The full-length decision document is also attached.  HC Statement   https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/news/2017/04/statement_from_healthcanadafinalre-evaluationdecisiononglyphosat.html Frequently Asked Questions http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/pubs/pest/_fact-fiche/glyphosate/faq-eng.php Re-evaluation Decision RVD2017-01, Glyphosate http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/pubs/pest/_decisions/rvd2017-01/index-eng.php  Bonjour,  Pour votre information, l’ARLA a publié les documents suivants…
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Engaging on Key Proposals to Modernize the Food Labelling System Phase III Discussion Paper and Questionnaire – Entended The Survey Deadline / Engager sur les propositions clés pour la modernisation du système d’étiquetage des aliments

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is seeking feedback on specific proposals to modernize regulations and on a new approach for truthful and not misleading food labelling. The survey deadline has been extended to March 14, 2017. Complete the online…
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Government of Canada proposes new rules to strengthen food safety / Communiqué – Le gouvernement du Canada propose de nouvelles règles visant à renforcer la salubrité des aliments

January 21, 2017 Today, the Government of Canada launched a public consultation on new rules to strengthen food safety. The proposed Safe Food for Canadians Regulations would better protect Canadian families by putting a greater emphasis on preventing food safety…
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Release of Imidacloprid Proposed Re-evaluation Decision and Special Review Announcement/Publication du Projet de décision de réévaluation de l’imidaclopride et annonce de deux examens spéciaux

Dear Sir/Madam: prvd2016-20-eng prvd2016-20-fra rev2016-17-eng rev2016-17-fra Health Canada has published a Proposed Re-evaluation Decision for imidacloprid for a 90-day consultation period. Please find a copy, of the full re-evaluation document attached to this email.  The final re-evaluation decision will take…
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Development of a National Plant and Animal Health Strategy

The CFIA is embarking upon a broad consultation process in order to develop a national strategy on animal and plant health issues. There is currently a consultation document available and comments are requested by December 31. http://www.inspection.gc.ca/about-the-cfia/accountability/consultations/pahs/discussion-document/eng/1474039348521/1474039391190