SBIR Phase I: Light-Activated Sterilization of Medical Equipment and Devices

Award Information
Agency: National Science Foundation
Branch: N/A
Contract: 0420246
Agency Tracking Number: 0420246
Amount: $99,189.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2004
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Arizona Microsystems
9040 S. Rita Rd., Tucson, AZ, 85747
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Gordon Janaway
 (520) 382-2430
Business Contact
 Gordon Janaway
Phone: (520) 382-2430
Research Institution
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project is to develop a point of use sterilization method for medical equipment and devices using light-activated generation of chlorine dioxide gas from a chemical coating enclosed in a plastic bag. The commercial application of this project will be in the area of healthcare. This photosterilization plastic bag product will provide a portable, low cost sterilization device to medical care providers in hospital and field settings, such as military and emergency response units.

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