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.

Food Manufacturers

Maxxam provides identification and quantification of an extensive scope of pesticides, veterinary drugs and trace heavy metals in a wide array of food products.

  • Microbiology and shelf life testing of food
  • Nutritional analyses for Canadian and US markets
  • Identification and assay analysis of active components in dietary supplements and natural Health products (NHP)
  • Label claim analyses of vitamins, minerals, active components in NHPs and Dietary supplements
  • Drug residue testing in seafood for QMP Importers and aquaculture products
  • Veterinary drug residue analysis in meat, dairy, honey, syrups, processed foods, etc.
  • Pesticide Analysis in fresh produce and processed foods
  • Environment contaminant analyses (PAH, PFC, OP, OC, PCB) in food
  • Analysis of agricultural chemicals on raw agricultural commodities (RAC) from field crop trials according to GLP
  • Gas testing for package evaluation
  • Pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCP) in water
  • Contract method development

Other services Maxxam provides to food manufacturers include:

  • Effluent water testing for regulatory requirements
  • Drinking water microbiological analysis
  • Mycotoxin Analysis
  • Allergen Analysis