NNHPD Consultation – Performance Standards

NNHPD Consultation – Performance Standards

Natural and Non-prescription Health Products Directorate Performance Standards What Does This Mean For Your Product? On March 23, 2022, the Natural and Non-prescription Health Products Directorate (NNHPD) of Health Canada held a meeting on Performance standards for NHP applications with NHP industry associations. This meeting summarizes the current performance standards,…
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Health Canada’s Commitment to Compliance Monitoring – Hand Sanitizers

Health Canada’s Commitment to Compliance Monitoring – Hand Sanitizers

Recognizing that there is a significant increase and attempt to sell sanitizer products to Canadians: in February of this year, Natural and Non-prescription Health Products Directorate (NNHPD) issued a compliance notice to all businesses that hold natural health product licenses for alcohol-based sanitizer. Some of the items outlined in the…
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Finished Product Testing and Shelf Life Study

Finished Product Testing and Shelf Life Study

Companies must hold a site licence to manufacture, package, label or import natural health products (NHPs) in Canada. The site licence provides assurance that Health Canada approved good manufacturing practices (GMP) for natural health product (NHP) are followed. All products that are released for sale on the Canadian market must…
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Upcoming Source Nutraceutical Speaking Engagements (UPDATED)

Upcoming Source Nutraceutical Speaking Engagements (UPDATED)

Source Nutraceutical will be speaking at several key industry events in the coming months. First up will be an appearance at the Natural Health Product Research Society (NHPRS) of Canada Annual Conference (May 8-11, in Vancouver, B.C.). There, our Director of Regulatory Services for Eastern Canada, Krista Coventry, will give an overview of Regulatory Opportunities  for Caffeinated Products in the Canadian…
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