Government of Canada / Gouvernement du Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada


Safe Food for Canadians Regulations

Version of section 290 from 2022-06-21 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Ready-to-eat edible meat products

  •  (1) The label of an edible meat product may bear a word or expression that indicates or suggests that it is a ready-to-eat product only if the requirements of section 47 are met in respect of the edible meat product.

  • Marginal note:Cooked or fully cooked edible meat product

    (2) The label may also bear the word or expression “Cooked” or “Fully Cooked” provided the word or expression is in close proximity to the common name and the product has been subjected to heat for a time sufficient to produce the characteristics of a cooked meat product in respect of friability, colour, texture and flavour.

  • SOR/2022-144, s. 46

Date modified: