Xenon Arc Light Apparatus Equipment

Subject: Xenon Arc Light Apparatus Equipment
Solicitation Number: 2031ZA21Q00218
Notice Type: SOLICIT
NAICS: 334519
Set-Aside: Total Small Business
Notice Published: 06-10-21
Response Due: 06-25-21

Agency: Department of the Treasury
Contact: wesley rankins This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Office Address: WASHINGTON, DC 20228
Place of Performance: Washington, DC 20228

Related Notices:
        05-27-21 SOLICIT

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The Office of Quality Operations of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has a requirement for Xenon Arc Light Apparatus Equipment required to perform the Lightfastness testing for papers that are frequently handled such as currency, currency paper, non-distinctive banknote paper and miscellaneous materials. Additionally, the Xenon Arc Light Apparatus Equipment is an apparatus used for determining the resistance of paper, inks, resins and other materials to fading. It accelerates the fading by subjecting the article to high-intensity ultraviolet rays of approximately the same wavelength as those found in sunlight.