FDA | CFIA

FDA Recognizes Canada as Having a Comparable Food Safety System to the U.S.

FDA Recognizes Canada as Having a Comparable Food Safety System to the U.S. Release by FDA on May 4, 2016 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) signed an arrangement with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and the Department of Health Canada (Health Canada) recognizing each other’s food safety systems as comparable to each other. The…

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Movement on the Safe Food for Canadians Act & Regulations

Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) CFIA – Updated April 1, 2016 Title or Working Title of the Regulatory Initiative Safe Food for Canadians Regulations Description of the Objective The proposed SFCR would replace the current regulations made under the Canada Agricultural Products Act, the Fish Inspection Act, the Meat Inspection Act, and the food-related…

SAI GLOBAL AND IRON APPLE PARTNER TO IMPROVE FOOD SAFETY

Offering the first and only Preventive Control Plan to meet new food safety transportation regulations Iron Apple International has partnered with SAI Global to offer the first and only Preventive Control Plan to meet new food safety transportation regulations. This new software and certification service simplifies compliance with new Canadian and US federal regulations which…

Compliance Dates Simplified – Based on Commodity & The Trucking Industry

COMPLIANCE DATES – SIMPLIFIED BASED ON COMMODITY & THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY   United States Canada Commodity: Effective Date: Compliance Date: Effective Date: Compliance Date: Liquid Bulk Non Dairy March 31, 2016 March 31, 2017 June 2016 June 2017 Liquid Bulk Dairy March 31, 2016 March 31, 2017 June 2016 June 2017 Dry Bulk March 31,…

CTA Announces Partnership for Iron Apple TFSP as a Solution for New Food Safety Regulations

New Food Safety Regulations Take Effect April 2016 The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are introducing new regulations, effective April 1, 2016, for the processing, storage, shipping, and transport of food products within North America. Although these regulations do not impact trucking directly, carriers’ customers will likely expect…