B.14.006. Powdered hydrogenated cottonseed oil in an amount not greater than 0.25 per cent of the product may be applied as a release agent to the surface of meat, meat by-product, prepared meat, prepared meat by-product, extended meat product and simulated meat product.
- SOR/2010-142, s. 59(F).
B.14.007. [S]. Meat Binder or (naming the meat product) Binder shall be a filler with any combination of salt, sweetening agents, spices or other seasonings (except tomato), egg, egg albumen, and
(a) where sold for use in preserved meat or preserved meat by-product, may contain any of ascorbic acid, calcium ascorbate, erythorbic acid, iso-ascorbic acid, potassium nitrate, potassium nitrite, sodium ascorbate, sodium carbonate, sodium erythorbate, sodium iso-ascorbate, sodium nitrate and sodium nitrite, provided that these nitrates and nitrites, if any, are packaged separately from any spice or seasoning.
(b) where sold for use in prepared meat or meat by-product in which a gelling agent is a permitted ingredient, may contain a gelling agent;
(c) where sold for use in fresh, uncooked sausage, may contain artificial maple flavour; and
(d) may contain an anticaking agent.
- SOR/80-13, s. 1;
- SOR/82-913, s. 1;
- SOR/86-875, s. 2(F);
- SOR/2010-143, s. 9.
B.14.008. No person shall sell a meat binder, filler or preparations for pumping pickle, cover pickle or dry cure represented for use in meat products unless the label thereof carries directions for use that when followed will produce a food that will comply with the requirements of section B.14.030 insofar as the filler is concerned and the food will not contain food additives in excess of the maximum levels of use prescribed by these Regulations.
- SOR/84-300, s. 44(E).
B.14.009. [S]. Pumping pickle, cover pickle and dry cure employed in the curing of preserved meat or preserved meat by-product may contain
(a) Class I preservatives if the nitrate or nitrite salts or both are packaged separately from any spice or seasoning;
(b) citric acid, sodium citrate or vinegar;
(c) sweetening agents, including maple sugar and maple syrup;
(d) liquid smoke flavour, liquid smoke flavour concentrate, salt, seasonings, spices, spice extracts, spice oils or spice oleoresins;
(e) sodium bicarbonate, sodium hydroxide or potassium hydroxide;
(f) in the case of pumping pickle for cured pork, beef and lamb cuts, disodium phosphate, monosodium phosphate, sodium hexametaphosphate, sodium tripolyphosphate, tetrasodium pyrophosphate and sodium acid pyrophosphate in such amount calculated as disodium phosphate, as will result in the finished product containing not more than 0.5 per cent added phosphate;
(g) in the case of pumping pickle for cured beef cuts, enzymes, if the principal display panel of the label of the cured beef carries, immediately preceding or following the common name, the statement “Tenderized with (naming the proteolytic enzyme or enzymes)”;
(h) in the case of dry cure, an anticaking agent or a humectant; and
(i) in the case of pumping pickle
(i) for cured pork hams, shoulders and backs, artificial maple flavour, and
(ii) for cured pork bellies, artificial maple flavour and an orange flavour that meets the standard prescribed in section B.10.005.
- SOR/79-251, s. 4;
- SOR/80-13, s. 2;
- SOR/82-596, s. 1;
- SOR/88-336, s. 3;
- SOR/94-567, s. 1;
- SOR/2010-143, s. 10(F).
- Date modified: