Containment Standards for Facilities Handling Plant Pests - First Edition

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These standards were developed by a working group of experts from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and McGill University. Their advice, expertise and input are gratefully acknowledged.

Working Group Members
  • Craig Armitage
    Chief, Planning, Design and Construction
    Business Planning
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    159 Cleopatra Drive
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A 0Y9
  • Dr. Rob Bourchier
    Research Scientist
    Insect Biology and Biocontrol
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Lethbridge Research Centre
    P.O. Box 3000
    Lethbridge, Alberta
    T1J 4B1
  • Dr. Solke De Boer
    Section Head and Research Scientist
    Charlottetown Laboratory
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    93 Mt. Edward Road
    Charlottetown, P.E.I.
    C1A 5T1
  • Gary Kristjansson
    Coordinator and Editor
    Office of Biohazard Containment and Safety
    Science Strategies Directorate
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    159 Cleopatra Drive
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A 0Y9
  • Dr. John McDonald
    Research Scientist
    Centre for Plant Quarantine Pests
    Ottawa Laboratory Fallowfield
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    3851 Fallowfield Road
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K2H 8P9
  • Sylvia Miller
    Nematologist
    Centre for Plant Quarantine Pests
    Ottawa Laboratory Fallowfield
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    3851 Fallowfield Road
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K2H 8P9
  • Doug Parker
    Regulatory Entomologist
    Centre for Plant Quarantine Pests,
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    K.W. Neatby Building, Floor 4
    960 Carling Avenue
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A 0C6
  • Dan Thompson
    Plant Pathologist
    Centre for Plant Health
    Sidney Laboratory
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    8801 East Saanich Road
    Sidney, British Columbia
    V8L 1H3
  • Bill Weiler
    Legislation Officer,
    Export/Import Section,
    Plant Health Directorate
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    59 Camelot Drive,
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A 0Y9
  • Carolyn Babcock
    Curator
    Canadian Collection of Fungal Cultures
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Room 1015, K.W. Neatby Building
    960 Carling Avenue
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A OC6
  • Stéphan Brière
    Diagnostic Plant Pathologist
    Centre for Plant Quarantine Pests
    Ottawa Laboratory Fallowfield
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    3851 Fallowfield Road
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K2H 8P9
  • Dr. Rosemarie De Clerck-Floate
    Research Scientist and
    Project User Representative
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Lethbridge Research Centre
    P.O. Box 3000
    Lethbridge, Alberta
    T1J 4B1
  • Paul Langevin
    P. Eng.
    Biocontainment Design Services/Merrick
    133 Paddock Way
    Kanata, Ontario
    K2L 1K6
  • Stephen Miller
    Plant Pathologist
    Office of Plant Health Risk Assessment
    Science Strategies Directorate
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    3851 Fallowfield Road
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K2H 8P9
  • Stephen Norman
    A/National Manager
    Office of Biohazard Containment and Safety
    Science Strategies Directorate
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    159 Cleopatra Drive
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A 0Y9
  • Dr. Khalid Rashid
    Research Scientist
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
    Morden Research Station
    Unit 100-101 Route 100
    Morden, Manitoba
    R6M 1Y5
  • Dr. Alan Watson
    Professor and Director
    Biopesticides Research Laboratory
    Macdonald College
    2 Raymond Building, Room R2-019
    21111 Lakeshore Road
    St. Anne de Bellevue, Quebec
    H9X 3V9
  • Lisa Young
    A/National Manager
    Office of Biohazard Containment and Safety,
    Science Strategies Directorate,
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    159 Cleopatra Drive
    Ottawa, Ontario
    K1A 0Y9