Labelling Requirements for Infant Foods, Infant Formula and Human Milk
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Human Milk Substitute (Infant Formula)

A food that is represented for use as a partial or total replacement for human milk and intended for consumption by infants, or for use as an ingredient in a food that is represented for use as a partial or total replacement for human milk and intended for consumption by infants [B.25.001, FDR].

Infant

A person who is under the age of one year [B.25.001, FDR].

Infant Food

A food that is represented for consumption by infants [B.25.001, FDR].

New Human Milk Substitute (New Infant Formula)

A human milk substitute that is manufactured for the first time, sold in Canada for the first time, or manufactured by a person who manufactures it for the first time [B.25.001, FDR].

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