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Food and Drugs Act

Version of section 4 from 2002-12-31 to 2008-06-15:

Marginal note:Prohibited sales of food

 No person shall sell an article of food that

  • (a) has in or on it any poisonous or harmful substance;

  • (b) is unfit for human consumption;

  • (c) consists in whole or in part of any filthy, putrid, disgusting, rotten, decomposed or diseased animal or vegetable substance;

  • (d) is adulterated; or

  • (e) was manufactured, prepared, preserved, packaged or stored under unsanitary conditions.

  • R.S., c. F-27, s. 4

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