PowerTech Water


SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $1.04MM
First Award Date 07/01/15
Most Recent Award Date 09/15/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Landon James R Landon 4 Message

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-302
Budget: 09/15/17 - 02/28/18

Project Summary/Abstract PowerTech Water (PTW) intends to demonstrate the use of inverted capacitive deionzation (i-CDI) technology to target the removal of heavy metals, lead (Pb) in particular, from drinking water. Heavy metals such as lead and copper can enter the water distribution system due to corrosion of pipes and fittings, contaminating...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: CT
Budget: 10/01/16 - 09/30/18

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will demonstrate the use of a new carbon-based water treatment process to condition and soften hard water sources. Specifically, this treatment process uses functionalized porous carbon sheets and small applied electrical voltages (

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: CT
Budget: 07/01/15 - 06/30/16

The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project is in improving the energy efficiency and environmental sustainability of drinking water treatment. This project develops a new low-cost and environmentally friendly water treatment technology, called inverse Capacitive Deionization (i-CDI),...