Maxxam has been made aware of a critical vulnerability in OpenSSL (CVE-2014-0160), the security library that is widely used across the internet. We were able to determine that Maxxam servers were not affected by this vulnerability. We are continuing to monitor the situation.

Site Assessment and Remediation

Analytical precision is essential, whether remediation is to abide by regulatory provisions or for development projects. With specific standards in place for each region and situation, Maxxam has developed comprehensive test packages for soil, groundwater, sediments, surface water and soil vapour to meet provincial regulations and/or Canada-wide Standards as set out by the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment.

Maxxam’s services for environmental remediation and infrastructure projects include:

  • Strong acid leachable metals analysis in soil for agricultural, urban park, residential, commercial & industrial applications
  • Total or dissolved metals analysis in water for aquatic life, irrigation, livestock & drinking water applications
  • Leachate testing
  • Waste characterization
  • Acid Rock Drainage
  • Tissue analysis
  • Dredged materials
  • Priority pollutants
  • Petroleum hydrocarbons
  • PCBs, PAHs and PCPs
  • Pesticides and herbicides
  • Effluent discharge analyses
  • Microbiology
  • Nutrient testing
  • Field & Mobile Services