Sanitary Requirements for Export of Treated Hides and Skins of Ungulates from Canada to Tunisia
HA 2259 (Amended April 25, 2011)

  1. Have been obtained from animals that:
    1. did not show any clinical signs of any disease communicable to humans or animals; and
    2. were not killed to eradicate any epizootic disease.
  2. Either - a) come from animals originating in a country or a part of a country not subject, pursuant to Community legislation, to restrictions as a result of an outbreak of a serious transmissible disease to which the animals of the species concerned are susceptible and have been:
    • Either - dried;
    • or - dry-salted or wet-salted for at least 14 days prior to dispatch;
    • or - salted for seven days in sea salt with the addition of 2% of sodium carbonate;
    • or - dried for 42 days at a temperature of at least 20°C.
  3. Or – b) have been:
    • Either - dry-salted or wet-salted for at least 14 days prior to dispatch;
    • or - salted for seven days in sea salt with the addition of 2% of sodium carbonate;
    • or - were salted on space (date) before being transported by ship.
  4. The consignment has not been in contact with other animal products or with live animals presenting a risk or spreading a serious transmissible disease.
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