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Marketing Authorization for Food Additives That May Be Used as Preservatives

Version of section 1 from 2012-10-25 to 2021-08-03:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) The following definitions apply in this Marketing Authorization.


    preservative means a food additive that is used to control micro-organisms or oxidation in food. (agent de conservation)


    List means the List of Permitted Preservatives published by the Department of Health on its website, as amended from time to time. (Liste)

  • Marginal note:Food and Drug Regulations

    (2) Unless otherwise indicated, a reference in the List to a provision or division is a reference to a provision or division of Part B of the Food and Drug Regulations.

  • Marginal note:Same meaning

    (3) Words and expressions used in the List have the same meaning as in Part B of the Food and Drug Regulations.

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