Bid Alert No: 00000405124
Bid Title: FERRIC CHLORIDE
Agency Bid No. Title: IFB 14-16
Received Date: 10/29/2015
Close Date: 11/17/2015
Purchase Type: award to June 30, 2016.
Delivery Date: Not Stated
Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 11/03/2015 10:00 AM, Questions Due By 11/10/2015 02:00 PM
Specifications include, but are not limited to:.General Specifications:Aqueous solution of Ferric Chloride (Drinking Water Grade) shall conform to AWWA standardB407 latest revision, except as duly noted below. Additionally, product must be in full compliancewith National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) Standard 60 for use in potable water treatment.1. Product must consist of between 37-42% Ferric Chloride (FeCl3) by weight.2. Specific Gravity must be between 1.38 1.453. Insoluble matter must be less than 0.2%. The maximum particle size of any insoluble material shallbe one-sixteenth of an inch (1/16).4. The chemical may be a by-product of other production processes.5. The manganese concentration shall not exceed 1000 mg/l6. The product shall not contain more than 1.0% free acid expressed as Hydrochloric Acid (HCl).7. Not more than three-quarters of one percent (0.75%) of the total iron shall be in the ferrous state.8. The Ferric Chloride must be liquid in form and easily applied via metering pumps. It shall notcontain particles of sand, grit, coke, clay or gelatinous material in sizes that will clog flowregulating valves and appurtenances or accumulate sludge in the storage tanks. B. Packaging and Shipping1. Bulk deliveries shall be in truckloads of 3,000 to 9,000 gallons per load.
Product Code: 88560
Issuing Agency: City of Rockville
Agency Type: State and Local
Contact: Jessie J. Woods, Purchasing Department Purchasing Division, 2nd Floor, 111 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, Maryland, 20850