Industry Guide to the Glazed Ceramics and Glassware Regulations - Summary

From: Health Canada


This document provides information on the requirements under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) and under the Glazed Ceramics and Glassware Regulations that apply to glazed ceramics and glassware manufactured, imported, advertised or sold in Canada.

In particular, the guide provides information regarding:

In addition to the product-specific requirements noted in this guide, it is prohibited to manufacture, import, advertise or sell any consumer product that is a “danger to human health or safety” as defined in the CCPSA (see paragraphs 7(a) and 8(a) of the Act).

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Published: Updated:
2016-12-29 2020-02-22

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For further information, contact a Health Canada Consumer Product Safety Office via email ( or telephone at 1-866-662-0666 (toll-free within Canada and the United States).

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