Many products in your home are designed to make life safer, healthier and more efficient. Yet the unsafe use of some of these everyday products might cause undesirable health effects.
We work with industry and the public to help prevent product-related injuries and to promote safety and the safe use of household products. We also encourage the design of safer products for the Canadian market by providing importers and manufacturers with hazard and product technical information.
The Department takes action on several fronts. Health Canada:
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