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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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2017 Call for Award Nominations

EAS is now accepting Nominations for the James I. Hambleton Memorial Award, Roger A. Morse Outstanding Teaching/Extension Service/Regulatory Award, and Student Apiculture Award for 2017. The attached letter outlines that procedure for nomination. If you have any questions, feel free…
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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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