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Rapid Low-Cost Biological Warefare Decontamination

Award Information
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Branch: N/A
Contract: D15PC00111
Agency Tracking Number: HSHQDC-14-R-00035-H-SB014.2-001-0013-II
Amount: $759,999.83
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: H-SB014.2-001
Solicitation Number: HSHQDC-14-R-00035
Solicitation Year: 2014
Award Year: 2015
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): 2015-08-04
Award End Date (Contract End Date): 2017-08-18
Small Business Information
2501 Earl Rudder Freeway South
College Station, TX 77845-6023
United States
DUNS: 184758308
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Anthony Giletto
 Director of Research and Development
 (979) 764-2200
Business Contact
 Jennifer Rich
Title: Project Management Specialist
Phone: (979) 764-2200
Research Institution

Lynntech, Inc. proposes the use of a novel oxidant as a powdered concentrate, that when dissolved in water, yields a potent sporicidal solution capable of reducing spores by greater than 6-logs on a variety of surfaces. The sporicidal formulation will be tested on concrete, wood, galvanized metal, glass, plastic and painted wallboard to determine if the formulation will reduce spores but not harm the contacted surfaces. The formulation will include gelling agents to increase the formulation viscosity to better adherence to walls and ceilings for longer contact times. The formulation will also contain additives to increase efficacy of spore coat penetration and long term shelf life. Potential markets include first responders, military, medical and biomedical industry, and agriculture and industrial sectors for clean up and first response remediation. Alternative end user interest might include clandestine drug synthesis laboratory clean-up companies.

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