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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until June, 2020.

  1. "MITIGATION OF ACID RAIN AND OXIDANT IMPACTS ON CROPS AND FORESTS UTILIZING MARINE EXTRACTS"

    SBC: Maricultura Inc            Topic: N/A

    RECENT ASSESSMENTS ESTIMATE U.S. CROP LOSSES FROM ELEVATED OZONE LEVEL AND OTHER OXIDANTS (SULFUR DIOXIDE, NITROGEN DIOXIDE) TO BE AS MUCH AS $5 BILLION ANNUALLY. ADDITIONALLY,SEVERE FOREST DAMAGE MAY RESULT FROMPOLLUTION-RELATED OXI- DANTS PARTICULARLY IN EUROPE WHERE THERE HAS BEEN A DRAMATICDECLINE IN FOREST ECOSYSTEMS OVER THE PAST SIX YEARS. THIS RESEARCH IS DIRECTED AT THE MITIGATION OF SUCH ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Environmental Protection Agency
  2. A FLOW-SHAPING SLUICE GATE FOR MEASURING AND CONTROLLING WATER FLOW

    SBC: Deerfield Controls            Topic: N/A

    IN THE UNITED STATES, AGRICULTURE ACCOUNTS FOR OVER 80 PERCENT OF THE TOTAL ANNUAL WATER CONSUMPTION. GROWING METROPOLITAN AREAS ARE PLACING NEW DEMANDS ON EXISTING WATERRESOURCES, REQUIRING THAT AGRICULTURAL IRRIGATION SYSTEMS BEAS EFFICIENT AS POSSIBLE. TO HELP OPTIMIZE THE FLOW DELIVERY OF IRRIGATION SYSTEMS, A COST-EFFECTIVE, ACCURATE FLOW-MEASURING SLUICE GATE FOR CANALSIDE TURNOUT METERING A ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Agriculture
  3. Automated Separation of Post-Consumer Polymer Flake

    SBC: National Recovery Technologies LLC            Topic: N/A

    In order for plastics recycling to be a viable alternative in the long term, the recycled resins must be competitive with virgin resins both in terms of economics and purity. Current processing technologies utilize either hand sorting or automated sorting on the bottle level. However, there are many sources of contamination other than whole bottles, which will remain in the stream using whole bot ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Environmental Protection Agency
  4. COMPUTER DIRECTED HARDWOOD EDGING SYSTEM

    SBC: Corley Manufacturing Co            Topic: N/A

    PRESENT CONVENTIONAL METHODS FOR EDGING HARDWOOD LUMBER PRODUCE SUBSTANTIALLY LESS THAN THE OPTIMUM LUMBER YIELD ANDVALUE FROM THE WOOD PROCESSED. THIS PROPOSAL DESCRIBES A PROJECT TO ESTABLISH THE TECHNICAL FEASIBILITY OF A COMPUTERDIRECTED EDGING SYSTEM WHICH WILL PROVIDE SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENT IN LUMBER YIELD AND VALUE PRODUCED. THIS SYSTEM'S KEY FEATURES ARE THE COMBINING OF THE TRIM LENGTH D ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Agriculture
  5. Cytokines And Cytokine Assays For Swine

    SBC: Endogen, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    Cytokines play a key role in the immunobiology of swine, and have the potential to improve themanagement of these animals. The pattern and tissue distribution of inflammatory cytokine expressionmay be indicative of the health or infectious status of the animal. Thus, the development of rapidcytokine tests is necessary to exploit this useful diagnostic information.Cytokines may also play another ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture
  6. DETECTION OF ERYTHROMYCIN IN ANIMAL-DERIVED PRODUCTS

    SBC: Hybrivet Systems Inc            Topic: N/A

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Agriculture
  7. DEVELOPMENT OF A RETROFIT IN SITU THREE POINT AUDIT DEVICE FFOR TESTING OF LINEARITY AND CALIBRATION OF COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE IN-STACK TRANSMISSOMETERS

    SBC: Eastern Technical Associates            Topic: N/A

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1985 Environmental Protection Agency
  8. Evaluation Of Three Strains Of White Bass

    SBC: Aquafuture, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    The proposed project seeks to identify superior strains and families of white bass for aquacultureby evaluating the progeny of three wild strains collected from a broad geographic range. Thecollections will be designed to evaluate the performance of genetically distinct strains. In orderto control for the effect of family differences, five families will be collected from each of thestrains and t ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture
  9. FEASIBILITY OF BIODEGRADATION OF WASTE LIQUID COAL TAR

    SBC: Bioremediation Consulting,            Topic: N/A

    COAL TAR IS A BY-PRODUCT OF THE COAL GASIFICATION PROCESS USED WIDELY BETWEEN 1820 AND 1950 TO PRODUCE A NATURAL GAS SUBSTITUTE. DURING THAT TIME, BILLIONS OF GALLONS OF TAR WERE PRODUCED AT MORE THAN 1500 GAS MANUFACTURING FACILITIESLOCATED THROUGHOUT THE U.S. A LARGE PORTION OF THIS WASTE TAR REMAINS IN STORAGE OR WAS DISPOSED OF BY INJECTION INTO SUBSURFACE SITES. COAL TAR IS A MIXTURE OF HYDRO ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Environmental Protection Agency
  10. Inoculation With Producing Strains Of Truffle

    SBC: Garland Gourmet Mushrooms &            Topic: N/A

    The French black "Perigord" truffle, Tuber melanosporum, an ectomycorrhizal fungus living in asymbiotic relationship with certain species of trees, has been successfully produced on filberts and oaksusing spore mass inoculation techniques, in Europe for the past 20 years and in North Carolina since1993. While this method has had great success with Pisolithus tinctorius on pines and Rhizopogon spp ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture
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