The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites small business firms to submit research proposals under this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Solicitation. The SBIR program is a phased process across the Federal Government of soliciting proposals and awarding funding agreements for research (R) or research and development (R&D) to meet stated agency needs or missions. Closing date for proposals is May 11, 2010.
EPA is interested in advanced technologies that address priority environmental issues. The proposed research must directly pertain to EPA's environmental mission and must be responsive to EPA program interests included in the topic descriptions in this solicitation.The following topics are included in this solicitation:
•Innovation in Manufacturing
•Drinking Water Monitoring and Treatment
•Wastewater and Sustainable Infrastructure
•Air Pollution Monitoring and Control
•Waste Monitoring and Management
The Innovation in Manufacturing Topic includes subtopics on Green Manufacturing and Pollution Prevention; The Nanotechnology topic is focused on research in the areas of pollution prevention, monitoring and control.
For more information, view the complete solicitation.