Québec (MDDELCC, Hazardous Material Regulation/Cote S)

Maxxam is accredited by the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) to ISO/CEI 17025 standards for analysis of Radium 226 and Tritium.

Radionuclide Domain Method Detection Limit
Radium-226 800, 850 Alpha-Spectrometry 0.01 Bq/L
Radium-226 (low level) 800, 850 Alpha-Spectrometry 0.005 Bq/L
Tritium 802 Liquid Scintillation Counting 100 Bq/L
Tritium (low level) 802 Liquid Scintillation Counting 15 Bq/L

Québec Regulation on Hazardous Material (“Cote S”)

Maxxam tests radioisotopes by gamma spectrometry and Neutron Activation Analysis and calculates the Cote S value for classification of materials as hazardous or nonhazardous.

Québec (MDDELCC, Hazardous Material Regulation/Cote S)