Canadian Food Inspection Agency Company Profile

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), which was officially created in April 1997, safeguards Canada’s food supply and the plants and animals upon which safe and high-quality food depends.The CFIA delivers inspection programs related to food, plants and animals in 18 regions across Canada. Our role is to enforce the food safety and nutritional quality standards established by Health Canada and, for animal health and plant protection, to set standards and carry out enforcement and inspection.
Our work involves everything from the inspection of federally-registered meat processing facilities to the enforcement of practices related to fraudulent labelling. We also verify the humane transportation of animals, conduct food investigations and recalls, perform laboratory testing and environmental assessments of seeds, plants, feeds and fertilizers. In a nutshell, we’re Canada’s federal food safety, animal health and plant protection enforcement agency


59 Camelot Drive
K1A 0Y9


Phone: (613) 225-2342
Fax: (613) 228-4550

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Non-GMO Project label doesn’t mean product is non-GMO, Canadian Food Inspection Agency says

What is the Non-GMO Project’s Claim? Driving Sales.

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Monsanto's biotech wheat found in Canada

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency reported that Roundup-resistant biotech wheat developed by Monsanto was found in Alberta. -More- 

Greenbelt Microgreens recall in B.C., Alberta, due to Listeria concerns

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has issued a recall warning for numerous salad-type greens produced by Ontario-based Greenbelt Microgreens. Products range from argula, broccoli, pea shoots, sunflo...

HF Food Distributors Recalls Pork Products Produced without Benefit of Inspection

HF Food Distributors, a Orocovis, Puerto Rico establishment, is recalling approximately 142 pounds of sliced cooked ham products that were produced without the benefit of federal inspection.

U.N. food agency aims to boost aid to North Korea but lacks funds

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations food agency said its chief would visit North Korea on Tuesday to look into boosting food distributions, in the latest sign of an opening in the isolated country. ...

STA Pharmaceutical’s Changzhou facility passes first FDA inspection

STA Pharmaceutical (WuXi STA), a subsidiary of WuXi AppTec has announced that its active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) R&D and manufacturing facility in Changzhou, China, has passed its first in...

The Importance Of Package Testing

For more than 23 years, Tony Stauffer, president of Packaging Technologies & Inspection (PTI), has focused on developing inspection technologies for the packaging industry that perform with a hi...

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Food sources among young people in five major Canadian cities.

To examine food sources among young people in five major Canadian cities.

Prevalence and Correlates of Food Insecurity among Students Attending a Small, Rural Canadian University.

University students may be at risk for food insecurity (FI) due to low income coupled with rising tuition, housing, and food costs. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of FI and potential cor...

Food Inspection and Food Control.

The effect of body weight on employment among Canadian women: evidence from Canadian data.

This paper examines the impact of obesity on labour market participation among Canadian women by using various Canadian population health surveys.

Research Deviations in FDA-Regulated Clinical Trials: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of FDA Inspection Citations.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ensures clinical trials meet regulatory/ethical standards through inspections. If FDA Investigators observe potential violations of regulatory requirements du...

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The Clinical Application of Artificial Intelligent(AI) Visual Inspection System

In this study, the investigators provide participants from ophthalmic clinic the AI visual inspection system and EDTRS in the purpose of seeking out a better way of visual inspection with ...

Does Inspection of Colonic Mucosa During Insertion Improve Adenoma Detection?

This is a prospective randomised controlled trial to assess an intervention of inspection during both phases of colonoscopic examination ( insertion and withdrawal) improve adenoma detecti...

HPV Integration Testing for Cervical Cancer Screening

The primary objective is to determine the sensitivity and specificity of the HPV Integration-based cervical screening for detection of high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN), ...

Effect of Trimetazidine on the Improvement of Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction in Patients With INOCA(Ischemia and no Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease)

This is a prospective study which aims to explore the effect of Trimetazidine on the improvement of coronary microvascular dysfunction in patients with INOCA (ischemia and no obstructive c...

Impacts of Inspection During Instrument Insertion on Colonoscopy Quality

Small colon polyps which are found during colonoscopy insertion are sometimes difficult to find during withdrawal and thus missed. The investigators aim to evaluate the differences of colo...

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Canadian Food Inspection Agency

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MFI Food Canada, Ltd.

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