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Dear Registrant,
We thought you'd like to know about some new resources (French and
English) developed by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Health
Canada.These resources can be found on CFIA's website and Health Canada's
website.
The main CFIA Food Allergen web page, which provides food allergen
and related information can be found at the address below. Scroll down to
"Fact Sheets" where you can download brochures for the nine priority food
allergens. These were developed with input from the Canadian Society of
Allergy and Clinical Immunology and allergy associations, including
Anaphylaxis Canada.

Go to:
[url="http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerge.shtml"]http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/fssa/labeti/allerge.shtml[/url]

[url="http://www.inspection.gc.ca/francais/fssa/labeti/allergf.shtml"]http://www.inspection.gc.ca/francais/fssa/labeti/allergf.shtml[/url]

Health Canada has also developed a page with information about food
allergies and links to the brochures on the nine priority food allergens.
This information can be found at the following address:

[url="http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/food-aliment/cs-ipc/fr-ra/e_food_allergen_consume..."]http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/food-aliment/cs-ipc/fr-ra/e_food_allergen_consume...

[url="http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/food-aliment/cs-ipc/fr-ra/f_food_allergen_consume..."]http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/food-aliment/cs-ipc/fr-ra/f_food_allergen_consume...

For additional information on food safety, go to:

[url="http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/index/fssae.shtml"]http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/index/fssae.shtml[/url]

[url="http://www.inspection.gc.ca/francais/index/fssaf.shtml"]http://www.inspection.gc.ca/francais/index/fssaf.shtml[/url]

We encourage you to contact Health Canada / Canadian Food Inspection
Agency directly with your comments on these resources.

To send a comment to Health Canada Email: [email]allergen@hc-sc.gc.ca[/email]

To send a comment to CFIA Email [email]monfettea@inspection.gc.ca[/email]

For your information,

Anaphylaxis Canada

Best wishes! [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]

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