Further to the Government’s announcement to legalize the sale of recreational cannabis on October 17, on June 27, Health Canada announced two key developments on the cannabis file that would be of interest to us, our clients and potential partners: Health Canada issued a notice of intent to add phytocannabinoids including CBD and THC to..
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If you recall, earlier this month our very own Director of Regulatory Services (East) Krista Coventry, M.Sc. was co-chair at the Natural Health Product Research Society (NHPRS) of Canada 15th Annual Conference in Guelph, Ontario! In addition to chairing the conference, Krista participated in several regulatory-themed conference events, including: Giving a presentation on Regulatory Considerations..
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Be honest. Do you know what “natural” actually means when you see it on food packaging? Does a food product that claims to be “natural” or “all natural” seem more appealing than a food that doesn’t? In Canada: Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) requires that labels and advertisements should not convey the impression that "Nature"..
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We’ve written previously on Understanding Food Labels: the Difference Between Best Before and Expiry Dates. But what if understanding when the food was safe to consume was even easier to understand? In a UK supported Wrap initiative to redefine standards around use-by date labelling, and an attempt to reduce food waste--a company named Mimica Touch..
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