Requests for Proposal (RFPs) for the Week

The following are RFPs posted for the week ending Aug. 10.

August 10, 2007

Recycling Of Plastic Containers

The City of Tucson is seeking proposals from qualified offerors for the removal and recycling of automated plastic containers that have been removed from service.

The City of Tucson’s Environmental Services Department provides garbage and recycling collection services to over 130,000 households using automated plastic containers (APCs) serviced by side-loading collection vehicles. Approximately 3,000 containers are retired from service each year due to damage. The containers are primarily injection molded high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and vary in size from 35 to 95 gallons. Currently, there are approximately 6,500 out of service containers in storage at City facilities. The primary storage facilities are Los Reales Landfill located at 5300 E. Los Reales Road and Irvington Landfill located at 9900 E. Irvington Road.

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E-Waste Recycling Services

City of Denver

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Waste Paper Recycling Services

Mohave County, AZ

The County of Mohave is seeking proposals from qualified offerors in the Waste Removal and Recycling field.

Currently, the County does not have a program implemented to recycle waste paper in any of its facilities. The County wishes to implement a waste paper recycling program at its two largest office facilities, with a possibility of extending the program to service other facilities in the future.

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Residential Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling Program

City of Seattle

In support of Seattle City Light’s energy conservation goals and the Mayor of Seattle’s climate protection efforts, Seattle City Light is seeking a contractor to implement, and administer a comprehensive residential refrigerator and freezer recycling program beginning in the fall of 2007.

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Waste Tire Recycling Program

Los Angeles County

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Public Works requests proposals for a contract for the Waste Tire Recycling Program (2007-AN046). The two-year contract amount for this service is estimated to be $390,000. If not enclosed with this letter, the Request for Proposals (RFP) with contract specifications, forms, and instructions for preparing and submitting proposals may be requested by accessing this link at or from Ms. Tami Maldonado at (626) 458 4080, Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Trash Removal and Recycling

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority

The Contractor shall furnish all necessary labor, materials, tools, equipment and supervision to provide waste removal, recycling collection and processing services at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.

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Curbside Waste, Recyclables & Yard Waste Services

City of Surrey, BC

The purpose of this RFP is to select a service provider (or service providers) to perform

curbside waste, recyclables & yard waste services.

Scope of Work - Basic Service

a) the weekly collection, transport and disposal of Waste and Yard Waste from all Single

Family Dwellings, Secondary Suites and Litter Barrels within the Collection Area; plus

b) the weekly Collections of Recyclables from all Single Family Dwellings, Secondary

Suites, Multiple Unit Residential Dwellings and City Facilities within the Collection Area; plus

c) the periodic collection, transport and disposal of items through the Large Item Pick Up

program; and includes all other work, tasks and obligations of any kind identified in Schedule A of the RFP document.

The Basic Services will be provided in accordance with City by-laws.

For more information contact: Huggett, Jonathan R., Consultant to the City of Surrey

14245 - 56th Avenue, Surrey, BC V3X 3A2. Tel. (604) 590-7274, Fax: 1 (604) 599-0956. Email:

Sale of Various Salvage Metals

El Paso County, Colorado

For more information contact Eileen Gonzales, C.P.P.B., C.P.P.O. at (719) 520-6398

FAX: (719) 520-6396

Building Demolition and Off-Site Disposal

Document Type: Presolicitation Notice

Solicitation Number: AS-05GG-S-07-0063

Classification Code: Y -- Construction of structures and facilities

Set Aside: Total Small Business

NAICS Code: 236210 -- Industrial Building Construction

Contracting Office Address: Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, R-6 Eastern Washington ZAP, Wenatchee NF, 215 Melody Lane, Wenatchee, WA, 98801

The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest,is requesting offers for the demolition and off-site disposal of 5 buildings, 3 on the Wenatchee River Ranger District, Chelan County, and 2 on the Methow Valley Ranger District, Okanogan County, Washington.

Work will consist of removing all buildings from National Forest land and could include relocation of buildings, structures; dismantling and salvage or reuse of building materials, recycling of materials, and or disposal at an approved landfill or incinerator acceptable to authorities having jurisdiction.

On-site burning of structures or affiliated materials in not allowed. Work also includes demolition of building foundations to below-grade level, backfilling and restoring the area to a natural grade.

The project is estimated to range between $25,000 and $100,000. The solicitation will be available in FBO on August 22, 2007.

Original Point of Contact: Lois Tate, Contracting Officer, Phone 509-664-9360, Fax 509-664-9281, Email - Ellen Kinamon, Procurement Technician, Phone (509) 664-9234, Fax (509) 664-9281, Email

Cold In-place Recycling of Roads

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Scrap Metal Bid

Document Type: Presolicitation Notice

Solicitation Number: Bid07634

NAICS Code: 238990 -- All Other Specialty Trade Contractors

Contracting Office Address: Defense Contract Management Agency, Defense Contract Management Agency, DCMA Boeing Canoga Park, PO Box 7922 6633 Canoga Avenue, Canoga Park, CA, 91309-7922

Miscellaneous components of hardware in large quantities and various types of metal. The following types of hardware are available for scrap bid only: adapter, base, body bolt, brace, bracket, bushing, channel, clamp, closure, somsumable holding plate, coupon, cover, cushi0n, edm coupon, fitting, flange, heat exchanger, insert, keyed insert-locking, mount, nut, packing, pin, plate, port retainer, protective device, rivet, screw, seal, seat, shim, single board computer, spacer, support, tee, tube, test coupon, washer, weld sample, bellows, hpfrp bearing, impeller ring, bellow shield, manifold, ring hpftp, tube tapered, diode.

Please contact surplus sales for copy of solicitation at (818) 586-5252, or email me at

Point of Contact: Meloney West, Plant Clearance Officer, Phone 818 586-1428, Fax 818 586-7209, Email - Meloney West, Plant Clearance Officer, Phone 818 586-1428, Fax 818 586-7209, Email

Confidential, On-site Document Shredding Services

Document Type: Award Notice

Solicitation Number: ED-07-Q-0004

Contract Award Amount: $26,377.00

Contractor: Safeguard Shredding, 2890 Emma Lee Street, Falls Church, VA 22042

Secure Shredding Services

Document Type: Award Notice

Solicitation Number: SSA-RFQ8-07-0004

Contract Award Number: SS08-07-30008

Contract Award Amount: $202,800 (base+options)

Contractor: Coast2Coast Shredding, LLC 345 Colby Lane Ambler, PA 19002