Small Business Innovative Research:
FY90 - FY21 Phase I and Phase II Awards: Clean and Safe Water


Name and Address of Awardee Title of SBIR Project Phase I Award Phase II Award Total
Contract Number RFA FY $ Contract Number RFA FY $
Clean and Safe Water
Name: Opticslah, LLC
Address: 2350 Alamo Avenue SE, Suite 280
City: Albuquerque
State: NM
Zip: 87106

Infrared Hyperspectral Microscope for Rapid Characterization of Microplastics 68HERC20C0019
Final Report
2020 $100,000       $100,000
Name: Lucendi, Inc.
Address: 570 Westwood Plaza, Bldg. 114, Rm 6350
City: Los Angeles
State: CA
Zip: 90095

Cost-Effective, Portable and Automated Platform for Microplastics Characterization 68HERC20C0020
Final Report
2020 $99,996 68HERC21C0043 2021 $400,000 $499,996
Name: RemWell, LLC
Address: 716 Noyes Road
City: Potsdam
State: NY
Zip: 13676

In Situ Remediation Technology (InSRT) for Remediation of PFAS Contaminated Groundwater 68HERC20C0021
Final Report
2020 $100,000 68HERC21C0044 2021 $396,970 $496,970
Name: Creare Incorporated
Address: 6 Great Hollow Rd
City: Hanover
State: NH
Zip: 3755

Destruction of PFAS Using Hydrodynamic Cavitation 68HERC20C0022
Final Report
2020 $99,980       $99,980
Name: CTI and Associates, Inc.
Address: 28001 Cabot Drive, Suite 250
City: Novi
State: MI
Zip: 48377

Pilot-Testing a Novel "Concentrate-&-Destroy" Technology for 'Green' and Cost-Effective Destruction of PFAS in Landfill Leachate 68HERC20C0023
Final Report
2020 $100,000       $100,000
Name: Onvector LLC
Address: 3700 Horizon Drive
City: King of Prussia
State: PA
Zip: 19406

Advanced Plasma Vortex Equipment for the Destruction of PFAS Contaminants in Water 68HERC20C0024
Final Report
2020 $99,838       $99,838
Name: Espira Inc.
Address: 825 North 300 West, NE #300
City: Salt Lake City
State: UT
Zip: 84103

Integrated System for Water Disinfection and Bacteria Monitoring 68HERC20C0025
Final Report
2020 $100,000       $100,000
Name: Scientific Methods, Inc.
Address: 12441 Beckley Street
City: Granger
State: IN
Zip: 46530

Development of Simple, Field-Deployable Kit for Detecting Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in Wastewater 68HERC20C0026
Final Report
2020 $99,998       $99,998
Name: AquaRealTime, Inc.
Address: 2201 Pearl Street Apt. 317
City: Boulder
State: CO
Zip: 80302

Early Detection and Prediction of Harmful Algal Blooms Using Low Cost, Networked IOT Sensors and Machine Learning 68HERC20C0027
Final Report
2020 $100,000 68HERC21C0045 2021 $396,192 $496,192
Name: Triangle Environmental Health Initiative
Address: PO Box 3560
City: Durham
State: NC
Zip: 27702

Electrodialytic Nutrient Recovery From Wastewater 68HERC20C0028
Final Report
2020 $100,000 68HERC21C0046 2021 $400,000 $500,000
Name: Mainstream Engineering Corporation
Address: 200 Yellow Place
City: Rocledge
State: FL
Zip: 32955

Field-deployable Measurement of Fluorocarbons in Water 68HERD19C0008
Final Report
2019 $99,447       $99,447
Clean and Safe Water: Total     $1,099,259      $1,593,162  $2,692,421 
Total     $1,099,259      $1,593,162  $2,692,421