Disinfectant registration in Canada – Finding the right path to market
With pre-pandemic requirements for the import and sale of disinfectant products in Canada now reinstated, many companies are undergoing formal registration for the first time. Disinfectant products are regulated as drugs in Canada, making the registration process more complex than in the US and many other markets. This whitepaper offers guidance on the various authorization pathways.
Hard surface disinfectant product registration in Canada
Disinfectant products are regulated as drugs under Health Canada’s Food and Drugs Act because they decrease the chance of transmitting disease. The Natural and Non-prescription Health Products
Directorate (NNHPD) reviews ingredients, uses and claims before they can be marketed. In this whitepaper we outline the key regulatory requirements and processes for hard surface disinfectants.