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Food and Drug Regulations

Version of section B.12.006 from 2006-03-22 to 2022-06-20:

 The common name of water in sealed containers, other than water represented as mineral water or spring water, shall be “Water”, modified by the word

  • (a) “Distilled” when the treatment of the water includes its vaporization and condensation;

  • (b) “Demineralized” when the treatment of the water is such that the mineral content of the water is reduced, by means other than distillation, to less than 10 parts per million; and

  • (c) “Carbonated” when the water contains added carbon dioxide.

  • SOR/80-633, s. 3

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