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News Government Manufacturing General
September 2, 2020  

Health Canada now to review applications for COVID-19 home tests

Reversal because official “misspoke” in confirming applications for home testing kits would not be reviewed.

News Manufacturing General
April 17, 2020  

Urban Juve gets approval for a second hand sanitizer to battle COVID-19

Hand cleaner from Vancouver developer of plant-based skin products fast-tracked by Health Canada.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 15, 2020  

Health Canada warns against fraudulent, unauthorized N95 masks

Uncertified N95 respirator masks are being illegally sold online and in some stores.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 15, 2019  

CannTrust to destroy $77M of cannabis to comply with rules

$12 million of biological assets and about $65 million of inventory not authorized by CannTrust’s licence.

News General
October 3, 2019  

Flu vaccine delays as season starts, manufacturing shortage blamed

Agency says 55% of the total vaccine order is currently available to be distributed across the country.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
October 3, 2019  

Canadian doctor says blowback to meat study is ‘hysterical’

Found evidence linking red meat consumption to cancer, heart disease and other bad health outcomes is weak.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 19, 2019  

Returned CannTrust products by Alberta wholesaler worth $1.3M

Follows Health Canada’s suspension of pot company’s licences to produce and sell pot.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 18, 2019  

Alberta to return CannTrust pot after Health Canada suspensions

Pot products producer’s authority to produce and sell cannabis had been suspended.

News Manufacturing General
August 16, 2019  

OSC approves management cease trade order at CannTrust Holdings

Cannabis company waiting on timing and impact of Health Canada’s decisions regarding non-compliance with regulatory requirements.

News Manufacturing General
August 12, 2019  

CannTrust says Health Canada rated Vaughan cannabis facility non-compliant

Decision based on an inspection in July following revelations a greenhouse in Pelham was non-compliant.

News Manufacturing General
July 31, 2019  

CannTrust hires adviser to explore sale amid unlicensed pot growing probe

Alternatives a sale of the company or a portion of it, a merger, a strategic investment, or changes to its operations.

News Manufacturing General
August 9, 2018  

Pot-based medical pet products closer to fruition as research grows

Canopy Growth embarking on a Health Canada-approved clinical trial using cannabis-based products to treat animal anxiety.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 21, 2017  

Conservatives want price tag for Health Canada’s cannabis tracking system

Designed to collect information about pot products from licensed producers, distributors and retailers.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 19, 2016  

Vancouver expo shows breadth, growth of Canadian marijuana industry

More than 100 businesses set up booths, but not a single cloud of smoke could be seen.

News Manufacturing General
August 17, 2016  

Health Canada recalls thousands of Dorel swivel jogging strollers

Chinese-made Instep, Instep Safari and Schwinn Grand Safari brands identified.