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Notice: Health Canada Proposed Amendments to Toy Regulations

CANADA – June 26th, 2023

Health Canada Proposed Amendments to Toy Regulations

Health Canada has sent out a notice of a consultation on proposed amendments to the Toys Regulations.

You are invited to comment on the proposal to amend the Toys Regulations. The proposal includes changes to the requirements for:

  • Toxic substances
  • Corrosive, irritant, or sensitizing substances
  • Specific toxic substances (Boric acid and salts of boric acid)
  • Migration of certain elements
  • Finger Paints
  • Liquids, Pastes, Putties, Gels, Powders, and Items of Avian Feather Origin
  • Chemical toys (sets) other than experimental sets

The proposal is available online until September 23rd, 2023. This notice outlines the proposed changes and includes a questionnaire for people in Canada to provide feedback.

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