Food and nutrition

Food recalls and safety standards. Canada’s food guide and tips for healthy eating. Allergies and intolerances. How we monitor and measure food consumption.

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Food guides and healthy eating

Canada’s food guides, tips for healthy eating and food safety. Nutrition for different ages and stages in life.

Food labels

How to understand food labels. Recent changes to food labelling. Industry requirements.

Food recalls, risks and outbreaks

Food recalls and how Canada monitors food-borne illness. The causes of food poisoning.

Food safety

Learn safety tips for all food types. Also find information to protect those who are vulnerable to food poisoning, including facts on food allergies and recalls.

Food and safety standards

How to meet standards for imports, exports, production, packaging, and distribution. Catering, restaurants and retail.

Nutrition science and research

How to assess and plan healthy diets. How Canada measures and reports on food security. Data on nutrient values.


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