Health of Animals Regulations
165. (1) No person shall operate a rendering plant unless the person does so under and in accordance with a permit issued pursuant to section 160.
(1.1) No person who operates a rendering plant shall manufacture a prohibited material on the same premises as material not prohibited from being fed to ruminants without having dedicated manufacturing lines, equipment and conveyances to prevent the mixing or contamination of material not prohibited from being fed to ruminants with or by prohibited material.
(2) Every person who operates a rendering plant shall keep a record of
(a) the date of production of all products of the rendering plant;
(b) whether or not any product of the rendering plant is, or contains any, prohibited material;
(c) the name, and quantity of, and any other information that is sufficient to identify, the products of the rendering plant; and
(d) the name and address of any person to whom any product of the rendering plant is distributed or sold and the information referred to in paragraph (c) with respect to that product.
(3) The records that are required by subsection (2) to be kept by a person who operates a rendering plant shall be kept by that person for 10 years from the date the requirement arises.
(4) No person who operates a rendering plant shall distribute or sell any product of the rendering plant that contains prohibited material unless the documentation required by these Regulations relating to the product and any label on any packaging or container containing the product is marked conspicuously, legibly and indelibly with the following statement:
“Feeding this product to cattle, sheep, deer or other ruminants is illegal and is subject to fines or other punishment under the Health of Animals Act./Il est interdit d’en nourrir les boeufs, moutons, cerfs et autres ruminants et des amendes ou autres peines sont prévues à cet égard par la Loi sur la santé des animaux.”
- SOR/97-362, s. 4;
- SOR/2006-147, s. 22.
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