Small Business Innovative Research:
FY17 Phase I and Phase II Awards: Full List


Name and Address of Awardee Title of SBIR Project Phase I Award Phase II Award Total
Contract Number RFA FY $ Contract Number RFA FY $
Air and Climate
Name: Giner Inc.
Address: 14 Spring Street
City: Waltham
State: MA
Zip: 2154

Inexpensive Formaldehyde Sensor for Indoor Air Quality Application EPD17029 2017 $99,998       $99,998
Name: iSense, LLC
Address: 855 W. Maude Avenue
City: Mountain View
State: CA
Zip: 94043

Inexpensive Colorimetric Sensor for Formaldehyde EPD17030 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Name: SPEC Sensors, LLC
Address: 8430 Central Ave., Suite D
City: Newark
State: CA
Zip: 94560

Zero Power Electrochemical Formaldehyde Sensor with Novel Catalyst for Indoor Air Quality EPD17031 2017 $99,926       $99,926
Name: Vaporsens, Inc.
Address: 36 S Wasatch Drive, Mail Stop SMBB 5527
City: Salt Lake City
State: UT
Zip: 84112

Indoor Formaldehyde Detection by a Low-Cost Chemical Sensor Based on Organic Nanofibers EPD17032 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Name: Biolnspira, Inc.
Address: 143 Sutardja Dia Hall
City: Berkeley
State: CA
Zip: 94720

Low-cost colorimetric sensor for methane emission monitoring EPD17033 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Name: KWJ Engineering, Inc.
Address: 8440 Central Avenue Suite 2D
City: Newark
State: CA
Zip: 94560

Inexpensive Low Power Nano-Sensor Based Measurement of Fugitive Methane Emissions EPD17034 2017 $99,989       $99,989
Name: Reactive Innovations, LLC
Address: 410 Great Road, Suite C-2
City: Littleton
State: MA
Zip: 1460

An Inexpensive Hand-Held Monitor for Measuring Fugitive Methane Emissions EPD17035 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Air and Climate: Total     $699,913      $0  $699,913 
Green Buildings
Name: Ecovative Design, LLC
Address: 1223 Peoples Avenue
City: Troy
State: NY
Zip: 12180

Growth and Fungal Resin Generation for Manufacturing Novel, Formaldehyde-Free Wood Particleboard EPD17043 2017 $99,995       $99,995
Name: METNA CO.
Address: 1926 Turner Street
City: Lansing
State: MI
Zip: 48906

Zero-Emission Reconstituted Wood Panels for Building Interiors EPD17044 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Green Buildings: Total     $199,995      $0  $199,995 
Homeland Security
Name: TIAX LLC
Address: 35 Hartwell Ave.
City: Lexington
State: MA
Zip: 2421

Encapsulation of Biological Contaminants in Transportation Systems EPD17013
Final Report
2016 $99,857 EPD18005 2017 $299,938 $399,795
Homeland Security: Total     $99,857      $299,938  $399,795 
Manufacturing
Name: ZILA Works
Address: 4308 NE 19th Street
City: Renton
State: WA
Zip: 98059

Novel Hempseed Oil-Based Bio-epoxy for the Manufacturing of Sporting Goods EPD17036 2017 $99,671       $99,671
Name: Instrumental Polymer Technologies, LLC
Address: 717 LAKEFIELD RD STE B
City: Westlake Village
State: CA
Zip: 91361

A Green and Unique Thermosetting-Thermoplastic Polycarbonate EPD17037 2017 $99,990       $99,990
Manufacturing: Total     $199,661      $0  $199,661 
Toxic Chemicals
Name: Renuvix, LLC
Address: 1854 NDSU Research Circle North
City: Fargo
State: ND
Zip: 58012

Isocyanate-Free Polyurethane Resins for One-Component, Ambient-Cure Coatings EPD17005
Final Report
2016 $100,000 EPD18006 2017 $300,000 $400,000
Toxic Chemicals: Total     $100,000      $300,000  $400,000 
Water
Name: TDA Research Inc.
Address: 12345 West 52nd Avenue
City: Wheat Ridge
State: CO
Zip: 80033

Innovative Water Desalination System for Small Communities EPD17038 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Name: Vuronyx Technologies
Address: 5 Walnut Hill Park, Unit 13
City: Woburn
State: MA
Zip: 1801

Nanostructured Carbon Based Capacitive Desalination EPD17039 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Name: Oceanit Laboratories, Inc.
Address: 828 Fort Street Mall, Suite 600
City: Honolulu
State: HI
Zip: 96813

In-Situ Applied Omniphobic Coatings for Water Pipeline Repair and Retrofitting EPD17040 2017 $100,000       $100,000
Name: KWJ Engineering, Inc.
Address: 8440 Central Avenue Suite 2D
City: Newark
State: CA
Zip: 94560

A Simple Lead Test for Drinking Water Safety EPD17041 2017 $99,965       $99,965
Name: NanoSafe, Inc.
Address: 1800 Kraft Drive, Suite 107
City: Blacksburg
State: VA
Zip: 24060

Mobile Analytical Platform for Lead Detection in Drinking Water EPD17042 2017 $99,934       $99,934
Name: Microvi Biotech, Inc.
Address: 26229 Eden Landing Rd
City: Hayward
State: CA
Zip: 94545

High-Efficiency Nutrient Removal and Recovery for Achieving Low Regulatory Limits EPD17007
Final Report
2016 $100,000 EPD18008 2017 $300,000 $400,000
Name: XploSafe, LLC
Address: 3514 N Park Drive
City: Stillwater
State: OK
Zip: 74075

Economic recovery and reuse of nutrients from wastewater EPD17009
Final Report
2016 $100,000 EPD18007 2017 $300,000 $400,000
Water: Total     $699,899      $600,000  $1,299,899 
Total     $1,999,325      $1,199,938  $3,199,263