New Health Minister Appointed

New Regulatory Cooperation Website

Prime Minister Trudeau undertook a midterm shuffle of his cabinet recently which included the appointment of New Brunswick MP Ginette Petitpas Taylor as the new Minister of Health. Enclosed is a bio on the new Minister. Cosmetics Alliance is currently arranging with the Minister’s office …

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Health Products and Food Branch’s Stakeholder Bulletin

Instructions on How to Verify NNHPD Received Application

Last fall, Health Canada’s Health Products and Food Branch distributed their first Stakeholder Bulletin, which came about as a result of requests for more information about Branch business, activities and events.  As the House of Commons has risen for the …

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Cosmetics Alliance’s Spring Regulatory Workshop

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This year’s Spring Regulatory Workshop was held on April 27 in Gatineau, Quebec.  Attendees gained critical information and valuable insight from industry and government experts on a variety of issues and topics. Highlights included: • Updates on Plain Language Labelling and …

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Sunscreen Pilot Used to Promote Canada/U.S. Trade by Federal Minister


Canadian Federal Minster Scott Brison used the recently initiated Health Canada pilot for the importation of U.S. sunscreens as a leading example of the achievements in regulatory cooperation between Canada and the United States.   The Minister was heralding the …

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