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Food and Drug Regulations

Version of section D.02.005 from 2012-08-04 to 2016-12-13:

  •  (1) If a component of an ingredient of a prepackaged product set out in the table to subsection B.01.009(1) is a mineral nutrient, no person shall, on the label of or in any advertisement for the prepackaged product, make a statement or claim concerning the mineral nutrient as a component of that ingredient unless

    • (a) despite subsection B.01.008(6), the mineral nutrient is declared by its common name, and that common name is shown immediately after the ingredient in such a manner as to indicate that the mineral nutrient is a component of that ingredient, except that if a source of a food allergen or gluten is required by paragraph B.01.010.1(8)(a) to be shown immediately after that ingredient, the common name of the mineral nutrient is instead shown immediately after that source; and

    • (b) all components of the ingredient are declared.

  • (2) Paragraph (1)(b) does not apply to flour used as an ingredient in the manufacture of a prepackaged product referred to in subsection (1).

  • SOR/88-559, s. 34
  • SOR/2003-11, s. 35
  • SOR/2011-28, s. 8

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