Pharmaceutical Product Testing

Our customers rely on Maxxam to provide a variety of analytical testing services to identify, qualify and report product- and process-related impurities. These services include: Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), Raw Materials testing, Clearance and Control of additives.

Our analytical experience includes work with such diverse products as peptides, metallo-drugs, medical devices, nutraceuticals, excipients and packaging materials. Pharmaceutical tests on these products includes: Heavy metals (USP <232> and <233>), Residual solvents (USP <467>), Residual catalysts (ICP-MS), and Stability & Dissolution Testing.

Additional Biologics and Biopharmaceutical testing services include:

  • Process Impurities & Additives
  • Silicones and antifoams (Final Bulk Product)
  • Tungsten (Glass Syringes)
  • GLP Extractables/Leachables studies (Design & Implementation)

Facility and Equipment

Maxxam offers a comprehensive suite of services based on advanced mass spectrometry as well as a number of supplementary liquid and gas chromatography detection methods including:

  • Inductively Coupled Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES)
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectroscopy (ICP-MS & LC-ICP-MS)
  • Gas Chromatography (MS, ECD, FID, Headspace, SPME)
  • Liquid Chromatography (MS, MS/MS, UV, RI, FSA, Conductivity, Amperometry)

Our GxP laboratory facility incorporates many state of the art features including:

  • Back-up generator
  • Secure and fireproof data archives
  • Remote monitored security access
  • Remote temperature monitored & alarmed Freezers and Refrigerators

For more information please review the Pharma and Biotech section or email us: chemical@maxxam.ca.

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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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