Heavy hand would force inspectors into infected plants: union
Canadian Food Inspection Agency will treat refusals to work n plants where there have been COVID-19 outbreaks as acts of insubordination.
Union representing federal meat inspectors want safety guarantee
Production at Harmony Beef was halted after one of its employees tested positive for COVID-19 a day earlier.
Law, order, food and modernized federal SFCR regulations
Recent revisions to Canadian food and beverage regulations offer challenges and opportunities for SMEs.
CFIA cancels licences of three food companies in massive meat recall
Companies are no longer allowed to slaughter animals or prepare meat products, including for export
West Bank winery wants in on ‘Product of Israel’ appeal
Psagot says it was conspicuously left out of the earlier proceedings.
Meat packer recalling beef, veal products over E. Coli concerns
Ryding-Regency is recalling dozens of products produced on May 27 and May 30.
Battle over vegan cheese label is a freedom of expression issue: lawyers
Some current restrictions of Section 5, Food and Drug Act are too broad and the language outdated.
900 food items from China flagged with ‘problems’ over two years
Conservatives want the government to step up inspections on all products from China and consider slapping tariffs on imports.
China suspends pork imports from Frigo Royal over food safety issues
Reported discovery of ractopamine, a food additive banned in China, in a shipment of tongues from Quebec company.
CFIA reverses on flagging wine form West Bank wineries as mislabelled
Food inspection agency had not fully considered the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement.
Chicken strips recalled due to incorrect label instructions
Recall was initiated by the manufacturer, JD Sweid Foods of Waterloo.
Suspension lifted at Country Ribbon chicken plant
Missed CFIA deadline for documenting food safety improvements.