On August 16, 22 and 26, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) released four new amendments for the List of Pesticides such as Pyrimethanil (PMRL2018-10), Abamectin (PMRL2018-11), Pydiflumetofen (PMRL2018-15) and Fludioxonil (PMRL2018-16) in the Maximum Residue Limit database for some food categories.
On May 8 and 14, Health Canada released two new amendments for the List of Permitted Emulsifying, Gelling, Stabilizing or Thickening Agents.
Health Canada, after assessing the safety of the additives proposed, established some changes in the following lists of additives:
Health Canada in order to improve food safety, updates the List of Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) for Veterinary Drugs in Foods.
Health Canada published this month via its MRL Database different new MRLs for the following substances:
Health Canada, which is the competent authority in charge for the food safety assessments, during the first three months of 2017 published five amendments for three different lists of permitted food additives.