Small Business Innovative Research:
FY90 - FY16 Phase I and Phase II Awards: 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 $
Name: Faraday Technology Inc.
State: OH
City: Englewood
Zip: 45315

Electrochemical Nutrient Extraction from Digestate EPD17006 2016 $100,000       $100,000
Name: Microvi Biotech, Inc.
State: CA
City: Hayward
Zip: 94545

High-Efficiency Nutrient Removal and Recovery for Achieving Low Regulatory Limits EPD17007 2016 $100,000       $100,000
Name: XploSafe, LLC
State: OK
City: Stillwater
Zip: 74075

Economic recovery and reuse of nutrients from wastewater EPD17009 2016 $100,000       $100,000
Name: dTEC Systems LLC
State: WA
City: Seattle
Zip: 98119

Phosphorus recovery and high efficiency biological nutrient removal from wastewater with an innovative aerobic granular sludge sequencing batch reactor process EPD15031
Final Report
2015 $100,000       $100,000
Name: GreenTechnologies, LLC
State: FL
City: Gainesville
Zip: 32635

Phosphorus Removal and Recovery through Newly Developed Adsorption Technology EPD15032
Final Report
2015 $98,389       $98,389
State: WA
City: Dupont
Zip: 98327

Novel Nutrient Recovery Process from Wastewater EPD15033
Final Report
2015 $100,000       $100,000
State: CA
City: Torrance
Zip: 90501

Regenerative Capacitive Electro-Desalination System (RECED) EPD15034
Final Report
2015 $99,993       $99,993
State: CO
City: Lafayette
Zip: 80026

Cost-effective Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Based Monitoring Technologies to Improve the Performance and Reliability of Small Drinking Water Systems EPD15035
Final Report
2015 $99,998       $99,998
Name: EP Purification, Inc.
State: IL
City: Champaign
Zip: 61820

Low Cost, Efficient Microchannel Plasma Ozone Generator for Point of Use Water Treatment EPD13019 2013 $79,915 EPD15006 2014 $297,500 $377,415
Name: HJ Science & Technology, Inc.
State: CA
City: Berkeley
Zip: 94710

Handheld Microfluidic Device for Cyanobacteria Toxin Detection and Monitoring EPD13014
Final Report
2013 $79,957 EPD15007 2014 $299,954 $379,911
Name: Advanced Diamond Technologies Inc.
State: IL
City: Romeoville
Zip: 60446

Remediation of Oil Contaminated Ground and Surface Water Using Sulfate Nanofiltration Combined With High Efficiency On-Site Generation of Peroxodisulfate Using Ultrananocrystalline Diamond Electrodes EPD13016
Final Report
2013 $79,967       $79,967
Name: Applied Environmental Technology
State: FL
City: Thonotosassa
Zip: 33592

Energy and Nutrient Extraction From Onsite Wastewater EPD13017
Final Report
2013 $79,938       $79,938
Name: Radiation Monitoring Devices Inc.
State: MA
City: Watertown
Zip: 2472

Solid State Sensor for Inspection of Prestressed Concrete Pressure Pipe EPD13027
Final Report
2013 $80,000       $80,000
Name: Imaging Systems Technology, Inc.
State: OH
City: Toledo
Zip: 43615

Efficient Water Purification Using TIO2 and Novel Activation Method EPD13032
Final Report
2013 $80,000 EPD15008 2014 $297,422 $377,422
Name: Enviro Utilities Inc.
State: VA
City: Richmond
Zip: 23235

Electrolytic Reactor for N Removal from Existing Septic Tanks EPD13037
Final Report
2013 $79,749       $79,749
Name: NEI Corporation
State: NJ
City: Somerset
Zip: 8873

Self-Healing Corrosion Resistant Coating: An Enabling Technology to Allow Use of Alternate Water for Cooling EPD13041
Final Report
2013 $79,999       $79,999
Water: Total     $1,437,905      $894,876  $2,332,781 
Total     $1,437,905      $894,876  $2,332,781