Ireland - Athlone Institute of Technology - RFT for the Supply of a Packaging Testing Suite

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Provided by Open Opps
Opportunity closing date
12 December 2019
Opportunity publication date
22 November 2019
38000000: Laboratory, optical and precision equipments (excl. glasses)
Value of contract
to be confirmed
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Tenders are sought for the supply and installation of a packaging testing suite for the characterisation of the biodegradation and permeability of alternative sustainable packaging solutions for the Material Research Institute (MRI) at Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT).
The packaging testing suite is needed to support the Irish packaging industry in the development and migration to new eco-friendly alternatives in the food packaging area.
The packaging testing suite will be housed in the CISD laboratories of the East Campus Research Hub building, which is part of the Athlone Institute of Technology’s Main Campus.
The packaging testing suite comprises of three independent pieces of equipment which will be used to characterise the permeability, performance and biodegradation of polymer packaging samples.
The Suite comprises of:
Lot 1 - Oxygen Permeation Analyser
Lot 2 - Water Vapour Permeation Analyser
Lot 3 – Polymer Biodegradation Monitor

Opportunity closing date
12 December 2019
Value of contract
to be confirmed

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Education Procurement Service (EPS) Ireland

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