Industry News

CA Guest at FCPC Executive Leadership Conference

“It’s Still Not Business as Usual” Theme for 2019 Event As a collaborative industry association with FCPC (Food & Consumer Products of Canada), CA was invited to participate in this annual event which included speakers on a range of topics …

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CA Members Advancing Protection of Endangered Species

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  Earlier this summer, Brian and Sandra Stewart of the Rob Stewart Sharkwater Foundation, and owners of long standing member company Tribute Entertainment Media Group, presented to the ICCR Steering Committee, Government, Industry and other stakeholders at ICCR-13 in Montreal …

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FAQ: What You Need to Know About Cannabis and Personal Care Products

Update on Cannabis in Personal Care Products

  Q: What is cannabis? A: Cannabis refers to the plant Cannabis Sativa. This includes hemp and marijuana. It includes any part of a cannabis plant, including cannabinoids. The psychoactive component of the drug, THC, is used for recreational purposes. …

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Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. Steps Down

  David MacNaughton, Canada’s Ambassador to the U.S., will leave the job at the end of the August, it was announced today by the Prime Minister’s Office in Ottawa.   MacNaugton, who has represented Canada in Washington during the tumultuous …

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Date Change – Fall Regulatory Workshop

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  As you may be aware, the Cosmetics Alliance Fall Regulatory Workshop was scheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Ottawa. With the upcoming federal election taking place only 2 days prior, Cosmetics …

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ICCR Delegates Briefed on Cosmetic Ingredients Derived from Endangered Sharks

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Brian and Sandra Stewart of the Rob Stewart Sharkwater Foundation provided the ICCR Steering Committee, Government, Industry and other stakeholders with an overview of the amazing work of their late son Rob Stewart (1979-2017), an award-winning biologist, photographer, conservationist, author …

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Canada Hosts World Cosmetic Regulators at ICCR-13 in Montreal

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Hosted by Health Canada and Cosmetics Alliance Canada, the International Cooperation on Cosmetics Regulation (or “ICCR”), held its 13th annual session in Montreal, Canada from July 9th to 12th. ICCR is an initiative of cosmetic regulators from around the world …

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Health Canada & CA Welcome Industry and Regulators at ICCR-13

From July 8th to July 12th, Cosmetics Alliance and Health Canada will welcome industry and regulatory representatives from the European Union, Brazil, Japan, and the United States for the thirteenth annual International Cooperation on Cosmetics Regulation meeting (ICCR) in Montreal. …

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Ken Marenus appointed President of ICMAD

We wish to advise that Independent Cosmetics Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) in the United States today announced the appointment of Dr. Ken Marenus as their new President. A copy of the ICMAD news release is available here. Dr. Marenus, who had …

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