Cardiovascular Disease - Dyslipidemia
Alerts and Recalls
Canada's Artificial Trans Fats Ban Now in Effect
Sept. 17, 2018 - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, announced that Health Canada’s ban on partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs)— the largest source of industrially produced trans fats in foods—came into effect today. It is now illegal for manufacturers to add PHOs to foods sold in Canada. This includes Canadian and imported foods, as well as those prepared in all food service establishments. For more information, click here.