Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology

Maxxam provides a suite of analytical services and solutions to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries to help address their regulatory compliance and research needs. From examining trace impurities in raw materials and finished drug products to developing and validating methods to measure chemical impurities in medical devices (extractables/leachables studies), our contract analytical testing services are in high demand.

Development and manufacturing of pharmaceutical, bio-pharmaceutical and medical devices requires strict adherence to Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP). Our Burnaby laboratory is recognized as an SCC-certified, OECD GLP-compliant facility and is regularly inspected by the U.S. FDA. We also are licensed by Health Canada to GMP standards. Maxxam’s Customer Service and Quality Assurance team welcomes current and prospective customers to audit our operation at any time.

 

Experience

Maxxam’s Product Testing group has over 20 years experience providing expert analytical chemistry characterization of raw materials, drug substances and finished products. These service offerings support our clients in four main areas: Analytical R&D, Process Development, Formulation, and Quality Control.

Maxxam has successfully solved demanding analytical problems faced by our customers. We have an outstanding reputation for delivering analytical solutions and results on time and on budget. Examples of recent project successes include:

• Quantifying silicone in pre-filled syringes
• Establishing uniformity of antibacterial coating on catheters
• Detecting antifoam in biologics
• Detecting residual catalyst in peptides
• Identifying contamination in ophthalmic solutions & implantable lenses

Please contact chemical@maxxam.ca or explore our Services section for more information.

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Donna Garbutt, M.B.A. Chief Executive Officer Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies – a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. We support critical decisions made by our customers through the application of rigorous science and the knowledge and expertise of our over 2200 employees. Our annual Corporate Responsibility Report outlines our efforts to continually improve our business performance and practices. Its publication is an industry first and an integral part of our commitment to success with responsibility. LinkedIn
Maxxam Analytics Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies – a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. We support critical decisions made by our customers through the application of rigorous science and the knowledge and expertise of our over 2200 employees. Our annual Corporate Responsibility Report outlines our efforts to continually improve our business performance and practices. Its publication is an industry first and an integral part of our commitment to success with responsibility.
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