In June 2014, Health Canada announced a Regulatory Initiative to amend the Consumer Products Containing Lead (Contact with Mouth) Regulations (SOR/2010-273)
- Childcare articles
- Clothing and accessories for children under 14 years old
- Products intended for play and learning for children aged 3-13
Canadians will have the opportunity to provide additional input during the Canada Gazette, Part 1 public comment period, which is expected to take place during the Fall of 2014 and will last 75 days.
Highlights of Canada’s Regulatory Initiative
Highlights of the Regulatory Initiative and the existing requirements in the Consumer Products Containing Lead (Contact with Mouth) Regulations (SOR/2010-273)
- Regulatory Initiative: Amendments to the Consumer Products Containing Lead Regulations (Contact With Mouth) - Forward Regulatory Plan 2014-2016 (http://www.hc-
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