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PERISHABLES

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
4629
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
4629
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
JP LABORATORIES, INC.
26 HOWARD ST MIDDLESEX, NJ 08846
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: PERISHABLES
Agency: USDA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,932.00
 

Abstract:

IN ORDER TO PROTECT THE CONSUMER, IT IS IMPORTANT TO DETER MINE THE SHELF-LIFE OF PERISHABLES AND MONITOR IT. THE DEVICES AVAILABLE COMMERCIALLY ARE EXPENSIVE, BULKY, AND DO NOT MIMIC THE DETERIORATION OF PERISHABLES. AN IDEAL DEVICE FOR MONITORING RESIDUAL SHELF-LIFE OF PERISHABLE IS PROPOSED. THE DEVICE WILL BE SIMPLE, INEXPENSIVE, MIMICS THE DETERIORATION OF PERISHABLES AND HAS SEVERAL OTHER DESIRABLE FEATURES FOR MONITORING THE SHELF-LIFE. THE CON SUMER CAN READ THE RESIDUAL SHELF-LIFE FROM THE COLOR CHANGE. THE SHELF-LIFE CAN ALSO BE DETERMINED BY ELECTRO-OPTICAL EQUIPMENT.

Principal Investigator:


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Business Contact:

Dr. G.n. Patel
Small Business Information at Submission:

J.p. Laboratories Inc.
221 Durham Ave P.o. Box 4288 Metuchen, NJ 08840

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No