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Cannabis in Cosmetics; Where Are We Now

Cannabis in Cosmetics; Where Are We Now

A couple of years ago the world began legalizing recreational cannabis, bringing it into the cosmetic industry. Since then, it has been reported that the cosmetic CBD market has a net worth of 710 million US dollars and is projected to have a net worth of 959 million...

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Health Canada Extension on Nitrosamine Risk Assessments

Health Canada Extension on Nitrosamine Risk Assessments

Earlier this year, information about new regulations and requirements put in place by Health Canada for product’s containing nitrosamine impurities was released. These regulations are applicable to prescription and non-prescription pharmaceuticals containing...

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Updates to FDA Regulations for COVID-19 Essential Products

Updates to FDA Regulations for COVID-19 Essential Products

The U.S. FDA has released new regulations for essential products that will aid in limiting the spread of coronavirus, such as sanitizers. These new regulations have been placed into effect immediately and are being modified and reintroduced in order to minimize the...

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Health Canada’s Actions to Minimize the Spread of COVID-19

Health Canada’s Actions to Minimize the Spread of COVID-19

During the current COVID-19 pandemic, the government’s regulatory bodies have decided to take supportive steps to discourage the spread of the virus. These steps include temporarily modifying the regulatory process for disinfectant and sanitization products to allow...

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Less Testing for Imported Low-Risk OTC Drugs – Temporarily

Less Testing for Imported Low-Risk OTC Drugs – Temporarily

Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada continue to put their best efforts forward with assisting the supply and demand of products for Canadians amidst the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. Health Canada has expanded their previously released DEL...

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