MIRTECH, INC.

30 Valley Wood Drive
Somerset, NJ 08873

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $924K
First Award Date 01/01/14
Most Recent Award Date 12/15/16

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Mir Nazir Mir 8 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: CT
Budget: 12/15/16 - 11/30/17
PI: Nazir Mir

The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will be better preservation of perishable food produce. The proposed new functionalized packaging film for perishable foods, incorporates innovative technologies to eliminate harmful microbes, lock in just-harvested aroma and taste, extend shelf-li...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.5
Budget: 08/04/16 - 12/31/16
PI: Nazir Mir

The objective of this project is to develop an in-transit ripening technology for pears that would help fulfill the long sought need of the industry, which is to deliver and display ripened ready-to-eat pears year-round at retail. The motivation is to overcome the limitations of the current supply chain logistics wherein fruits may be delivered ...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.5
Budget: 07/20/15 - 12/31/15
PI: Nazir Mir

NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARYFAO estimates annual global food loss and waste at roughly 30% of cereal crops, 40 to 50% of root crops, fruits and vegetables and 20percent of oilseed crops with an estimated value for total food loss at US$1-trillion. Many factors along the value chain from farm fields to the family table contribute to food loss and waste ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.5-2014
Budget: 01/01/14 - 12/31/14
PI: Nazir Mir

The objective of this project is to develop a sprayable water-based 1-methylcycopropene (1-MCP) liquid formulation for apple, to manage the undesirable effects of ethylene when the fruits are still attached to the tree and during post-harvest storage. The motivation is to overcome the limitations of current delivery formulations to improve quali...