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Food and Drug Regulations

Version of section B.01.014 from 2022-07-20 to 2024-06-19:

  •  (1) The label of a food that contains aspartame must carry a statement warning individuals with phenylketonuria that the food contains phenylalanine or a statement to the effect that aspartame contains phenylalanine.

  • (2) The statement must

    • (a) be shown in bold type;

    • (b) appear, in respect of each linguistic version, immediately after the list of ingredients appearing in the same language, either on the same line as the last ingredient in the list or on the following line, without any intervening printed, written or graphic material; and

    • (c) appear on the same continuous surface as the list of ingredients and be shown in the same manner as that list is shown under subsection B.01.008.2(2).

  • SOR/81-617, s. 2
  • SOR/88-559, s. 5
  • SOR/2003-11, s. 6
  • SOR/2016-305, s. 75(F)
  • SOR/2018-108, s. 400
  • SOR/2022-168, s. 9

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