Seafood Importers

Since 2006, the CFIA requires seafood importers to verify the compliance of all imported product lots into Canada, through standard analyses according to their QMPI (quality management program for Importers) program:

  • Drug residues and contaminants: amphenicols, tetracyclines, sulfonamides, nitrofurans, quinolones, Triphenyl methane dyes, Fluoroquinolones Erythromycin, emamectin, ivermectin, macrolides
  • Heavy metals: mercury and others
  • Chemistry: salt, nitrites, sulphites, histamine, moisture, phosphate, pH and water activity
  • Microbiology

The laboratory also offers

  • Pesticides and veterinary drug residues in meat, eggs, dairy, and honey
  • Pesticide analysis in fresh produce and processed foods
  • Drug residue testing in feed
  • Food Nutrition labelling
  • Environment contaminants in food (PAH, PFC, OC, OP, PCB)
  • Pharmaceutical and personal care products (PPCP) in water
  • Effluent testing
  • Contract Method development

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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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Phone: (905) 288-2150