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PostPosted: Sun Mar 04, 2007 3:10 pm 
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Location: Gatineau, Quebec
The OASG has a page about how to sign up for allergy alerts. Rather than re-typing all the info, I am pointing people to that page at

http://ottawaasg.com/OASG2006/modules.p ... page&pid=5

If you know of other organizations that provide alerts, please let me know and we'll update the OASG alerts info page.

Karen

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- DS1 (12 yrs): allergic to cashews, pistachios, Brazil nuts, potatoes, some legumes, some fish, pumpkin seeds; OAS
- DS2 (1o yrs): ana. to dairy, eggs, peanuts; asthma


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 03, 2010 7:54 am 
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Joined: Tue Mar 22, 2005 11:17 pm
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Location: Ottawa
I recently found out that CFIA has federal jurisdiction but not provincial so...if a product is made and sold only within a province, it falls under the provincial regulating body. Most provinces have opted to provide notification through CFIA's food recall and allergy alerts service. Quebec is the only province (currently) who instead, issues their own alert.

You can sign up for the CFIA's food recall and allergy alerts e-mail notification service, and any of our other notification services, on our website at:
http://www.inspection.gc.ca/english/uti ... sube.shtml

As for Quebec, you will need to sign up with the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAPAQ) who is responsible for the initial investigation of all consumer complaints concerning food.

You can contact MAPAQ at:
http://www.mapaq.gouv.qc.ca/fr/Consomma ... ments.aspx
or by telephone at: 1-800-463-5023.

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Daughter: asthma, allergies to egg, milk, peanuts, tree nuts, most legumes (not soy) & penicillin. Developing hayfever type allergies.
Husband: no allergies
Me: allergies to some tree that flowers in May
Cat: allergic to beef, pork and lamb


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