Bureau Veritas HSE Laboratories rebrand to Maxxam

Mississauga, ON – June 5, 2017 –

Industrial Hygiene services align under Maxxam Analytics brand.

Bureau Veritas, a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services, today announced that it has aligned its North American Industrial Hygiene laboratory testing services under the Maxxam brand. A member of the Bureau Veritas group of companies, Maxxam is a North American leader in analytical services and solutions. By aligning Bureau Veritas’ industrial hygiene laboratory business under the Maxxam brand, the company will offer a simple and unified experience for customers while broadening access to complementary services within Maxxam’s environmental, food, petroleum and DNA lines of business. The announcement was made today at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo (AIHce) in Seattle, Washington where Maxxam is a sponsor and exhibitor. “We’re proud to extend the Maxxam brand to Bureau Veritas’ industrial hygiene laboratory services in North America,” said Donna Garbutt, Chief Executive Officer, Maxxam. “The alignment will enable Maxxam to deliver an exceptional customer experience under a unifying laboratory brand throughout North America while providing access to Maxxam’s growing portfolio of services.” Maxxam’s industrial hygiene offerings include routine industrial hygiene, pharmaceutical industrial hygiene, microscopy, asbestos and nanomaterials. For the past six months, Maxxam has worked closely with employees, customers and partners on the transition and to gather insights that have led to the brand’s refreshed look and feel. Maxxam’s modernized assets include a new logo, updated brand materials, and a refreshed website.

About Maxxam

Maxxam is a leading North American provider of analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food, industrial hygiene and DNA industries. We are a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies – a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. Maxxam supports critical decisions made by our customers through the application of rigorous science and the knowledge and expertise of our over 2,500 employees.

About Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas is a world leader in laboratory testing, inspection and certification services. Created in 1828, the Group has more than 70,000 employees in around 1,330 offices and laboratories located in 140 countries. Bureau Veritas helps its clients to improve their performance by offering services and innovative solutions to ensure that their assets, products, infrastructure and processes meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility. Bureau Veritas is listed on Euronext Paris and belongs to the Next 20 index. Compartment A, ISIN code FR 0006174348, stock symbol: BVI. For more information, go to www.bureauveritas.com For further information, visit us at: maxxamlabs.com