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Federal

Health Canada developed a licensing approach to produce and distribute alcohol-based hand sanitizers on March 27, 2020 (updated on July 13, 2020) for companies. The guide has useful information on the authorizations required to manufacture, package, label, import and/or distribute alcohol-based hand sanitizers. It also includes information on how to obtain the required authorizations (a product licence and/or a site licence) during this emergency.

Last Updated: Jun. 30, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 27, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Interim guide, isopropyl alcohol, alcohol-based hand sanitizers and disinfectants, a licensing to produce and distribute alcohol-based hand sanitizers, authorizations, manufacture, package, label, import and/or distribute
Federal

As outlined in the Quality of Natural Health Products Guide, isopropyl alcohol (IPA) used in the production of hand sanitizers should meet identity and purity criteria.

Last Updated: Jun. 30, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 11, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Interim guide, isopropyl alcohol, alcohol-based hand sanitizers and disinfectants, a licensing to produce and distribute alcohol-based hand sanitizers, authorizations, manufacture, package, label, import and/or distribute
Federal

Companies that use unacceptable quality standards may be subject to enforcement action. Our main goal is to protect the health and safety of the public.

Last Updated: Jun. 30, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 11, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Interim guide, isopropyl alcohol, alcohol-based hand sanitizers and disinfectants, a licensing to produce and distribute alcohol-based hand sanitizers, authorizations, manufacture, package, label, import and/or distribute
Federal

Companies that use unacceptable quality standards may be subject to enforcement action. Our main goal is to protect the health and safety of the public.

Last Updated: Sep. 13, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 4, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Natural health products, NHPs, isopropyl alcohol, alcohol-based, hand sanitizers, disinfectants, unacceptable, quality standards, health
Federal

The purpose of this Compliance Verification (CV) project was to verify industry's compliance of alcohol-based fuel products with the requirements of the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 (CCCR, 2001) and sections 7 and 8 of the CCPSA, which states that consumer products that pose a danger to human health or safety are prohibited from sale.

Last Updated: Feb. 14, 2022
Date Published: Nov. 22, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  compliance verification project, compliance verification 2020-2021, verify compliance, flame jetting
Federal

In response to the increasing demand for hand sanitizers in Canada during the current COVID-19 pandemic, Health Canada has implemented an interim expedited licensing approach to help businesses obtain the required authorizations to produce and distribute hand sanitizer.

Last Updated: Apr. 28, 2020
Date Published: Apr. 18, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 pandemic, ethanol, hand sanitizer.
Federal

Due to the unprecedented demand and urgent need for disinfectants and hand sanitizers during the COVID-19 pandemic, Health Canada is implementing interim measures to increase supplies.

Last Updated: May 12, 2020
Date Published: May 9, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 pandemic, disinfectants, hand sanitizers, interim measures.
Federal

Health Canada is expediting access to supplies of hand sanitizers, disinfectants, personal protective equipments and swabs to help limit the spread of COVID-19.

Last Updated: May 7, 2020
Date Published: Mar. 18, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  The spread of COVID-19, Disinfectants, Hand sanitizers, Personal Protective Equipment, swabs for testing.
Federal

The health and safety of Canadians is our priority. Along with measures reported in the Government of Canada's response to COVID-19, Health Canada is also implementing interim measures to expedite access to hand sanitizers, disinfectants and personal protective equipment to address product shortages

Last Updated: May 5, 2020
Date Published: May 1, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 pandemic, Hard surface disinfectants, hand sanitizers, health and safety, personal protective equipment.
Federal

The health and safety of Canadians is our priority. Along with measures reported in the Government of Canada's response to COVID-19, Health Canada introduced innovative and agile regulatory measures to make health products available to Canadians and health care workers. The COVID-19 pandemic created an urgent need for disinfectants and hand sanitizers.

Last Updated: Nov. 8, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 4, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  pandemic, COVID-19, Coronavirus, COVID, Coronavirus, disease, health, product, industry
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