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The List of Materials Steering Committee is an industry-driven committee led by Fertilizer Canada and the Fertilizer and Supplements Advisory Committee (FSAC) and supported by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). Terms of Reference_List of Materials Steering Committee_Draft


T-4-116 – Regulatory requirements for products that are or contain polymers

The purpose of this document is to provide guidance regarding regulatory requirements for products that are polymers or contain polymers, whether naturally derived or synthetic, when represented as fertilizers or supplements, under the Fertilizers Act. VIEW DOCUMENT:  


Notice to industry – Updated requirements for fertilizer and supplement products that are, or contain, polymers

This notice is of interest to members of the Canadian fertilizer and supplement industry, manufacturers of polymers intended to be used with a fertilizer or supplement, seed coaters and producers of growing media that contain polymers. VIEW NOTICE:  


The Modernized Fertilizers Regulations | Regulatory Changes Explained

On October 26, 2020 the amended Fertilizers Regulations, came into force. Modernization of the Fertilizers Regulations was a multi year initiative by Canadian Food Inspection Agency Fertilizer Safety Section staff, which included multiple consultations with fertilizer industry groups. The industry was given a three year transition period (until October 26, 2023) during which they can