Flammability requirements for children’s costumes in Canada / Exigences relatives à l’inflammabilité des costumes pour enfants au Canada

January 19, 2021

Health Canada is notifying interested parties that a policy regarding the classification of children’s costumes has been developed. This policy particularly indicates how the flammability requirements set out in regulations under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) apply to these products.

Changes to regulated area for the North American gypsy moth

January 19, 2021

Following a pest risk assessment, risk management considerations and comments received during consultation of the Risk Management Document, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has updated D-98-09: Comprehensive policy to control the spread of the North American gypsy moth, Lymantria dispar in Canada and the United Sta

Export certificate and required statement for the export of fish gelatin to the USA / Certificat d'exportation et énoncé requis lors de l'exportation de gélatine de poisson vers les États-Unis

January 18, 2021

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has updated the Food export requirements library to include the required export certificate and statement for the export of fish gelatin to the USA for further processing in the USA and then exported to the EU from the USA.

Export of highly refined products to the European Union / Exportation de produits hautement raffinés vers l'Union européenne

January 16, 2021

A new certificate for the export of highly refined products to the EU is now available.

Imports of Steel and Aluminum – Common Data Errors

January 16, 2021

In order to increase accuracy, timeliness and completeness of steel and aluminum import data, and to alleviate the administrative burden for all stakeholders, the Non-supply Managed Trade Controls Division at Global Affairs Canada, responsible for administering the aluminum and steel import monitoring programs, would like to advise importers and brokers of common errors observed while monitorin