V-labs

423 N Theard St
Covington, LA 70433

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $40K
First Award Date 01/01/87
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/87

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Vercellotti Sharon V. Vercellotti 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 1987
Budget: 01/01/87 - 12/31/87
PI: Unavailable

REMOVAL OF DISSOLVED METALS FROM WASTE WATER IS A PROBLEM OFIMPORT IN ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION CONTROL AND IN PRECIOUS METAL RECOVERY. IN THIS PROPOSAL, A SERIES OF NEW CHELATING AGENTS WILL BE PREPARED FROM CHITOSAN. CHITOSAN IS A MODIFICATION OF THE BIOPOLYMER CHITIN, A POLYSACCHARIDEFOUND IN THE EXOSKELETON OF CRUSTACEANS. IN THIS PROPOSED PRO...