Strippable Containment and Decontamination Coating Composition and Method of Use, USA, (Deadline: 28 October 2009)

18 September 2009

Sandia National Laboratories, the lead research and development laboratory for the Department of Energy’s physical security needs, is seeking one or more business partners in the decontamination field, including but not limited to radionuclide detection/treatment, to develop Sandia’s Strippable Containment and Decontamination Coating technology.


Solicitation Number: 09_328

Sandia is seeking a company or companies to commercially license the technology described in this posting, and expects the successful company(ies) to engage in the creation of a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with Sandia to further develop the technology. Commercial licensees will have the opportunity to obtain a license to the intellectual properties for reasonable compensation. It is expected that the company(ies) that works with Sandia to develop the Strippable Containment and Decontamination Coating technology will promptly incorporate it into a commercial product.

Potential partners must provide Sandia information describing their ability to research, design, develop, manufacture, distribute, market, and service fully functional diagnostics systems.

A method for containing at least a portion of radioisotopes, radionuclides, heavy metal or combination thereof contaminating a substrate wherein a containment composition is applied to the substrate. The ingredients within the containment composition interact with the contaminants on the surface of the substrate until the containment composition has polymerized to a water insoluble form containing at least a portion of the contaminates enmeshed dried composition is removed from the contaminated surface removing with the composition at least a portion of the contaminate.


To express interest in this opportunity, please respond by mail to Christopher Cuaron by 31 October 2009 at: Sandia National Laboratories, MS 0114, P.O. Box 5800, Albuquerque New Mexico 87185-0115, E-mail:, Phone: (505) 844-8046. therein. The Please indicate the date and title of the FBO notice. Include company and contact information, as well as a description of how your company meets Sandia’s criteria and could best contribute to the formation of a CRADA partnership or license and the subsequent commercialization of this technology.

Contracting Office Address:

PO Box 5800

MS: 0115

Albuquerque, New Mexico 87185

Primary Point of Contact.:

Christopher Cuaron

Phone: (505) 844-8046

Related Articles
Areva wins two front-end contracts
Genkai MOX fuel loaded
Go-ahead for Shimane 3
Global Nuclear Fuel appoints new CEO

Privacy Policy
We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.