EPA FY 2013 SBIR Presolicitation Notice

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) posted a presolicitation notice for their FY 2013 SBIR program on the Federal Business Opportunities ( website on February 7, 2012.  The notice appears below for your convenience.

To view the original announcement, visit:

Notice Type: Presolicitation Notice
Solicitation Number: SOL-NC-12-00004
Posted Date: February 7, 2012
Original Response Date: May 3, 2012


The EPA contemplates awarding approximately 26 firm-fixed price contracts under the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Program Phase I , during Fiscal Year 2013.

During Phase I (covered by this solicitation) contractors shall conduct feasibility-related experimental research or R&D efforts on the following agency topics:

  • Water
  • Innovation in Manufacturing
  • Green Building
  • Waste Monitoring
  • Air Quality
  • Sustainable Utilization of Biomass
  • Homeland Security.

The anticipated release date of the solicitation is March 14, 2012, with an expected due date of
May 3, 2012.  The solicitation will be available on the Internet and can be found at and Firms are encouraged to download the solicitation from these websites.

The solicitation document is approximately 65 pages in length, and includes all the requirements, instructions and forms needed for proper proposal submission.

Any questions on this solicitation should be directed to Judy Ancharski, Contract Specialist at or Marsha Johnson , Contracting Officer at