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Cosmetics regulatory review: facts not fear, says Praznik

Re: "Canada's cosmetic regulations need a makeover," (The Hill Times, by Rick Smith, May 30, p. 26). The Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association fully agrees that a review of the Food and Drugs Act and its regulations, including those governing cosmetics, is long overdue. Governments should periodically review consumer product safety legislation to ensure that it is current, effective and efficient in ensuring safe products for Canadians. As the Food and Drugs Act has not been updated in several decades, it is time to do so and we welcome the consultation and work that Health Canada has already undertaken.

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Cosmetics regulatory review: facts not fear, says Praznik

Re: "Canada's cosmetic regulations need a makeover," (The Hill Times, by Rick Smith, May 30, p. 26). The Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association fully agrees that a review of the Food and Drugs Act and its regulations, including those governing cosmetics, is long overdue. Governments should periodically review consumer product safety legislation to ensure that it is current, effective and efficient in ensuring safe products for Canadians. As the Food and Drugs Act has not been updated in several decades, it is time to do so and we welcome the consultation and work that Health Canada has already undertaken.

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

MICHAEL DE ADDER'S TAKE