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99 -- PHARMACEUTICAL WASTE REMOVAL SERVICES - Justification and Approval (J&A)

Notice Date
Notice Type
Justification and Approval (J&A)
562219 — Other Nonhazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal
Contracting Office
Department of Veterans Affairs;Network 22 Logistics Office;5901 E. 7th Street;Long Beach CA 90822
ZIP Code
Archive Date
Point of Contact
Amanda Bartman
E-Mail Address
Contract Specialist
Small Business Set-Aside
Award Number
Award Date
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS NETWORK 22 LOGISTICS OFFICE JUSTIFICATION FOR OTHER THAN FULL AND OPEN COMPETITION FAR 6.302-2, 41 U.S.C. 253 (c) (2) "Pharmaceutical Waste Removal Services" 1. Agency and Contracting Activity Identification: The Network 22 Logistics Office, 5901 E. 7th Street, Long Beach, California, as requested by the VA San Diego Healthcare System, will enter into a short-term service contract that requires justification for other than full and open competition. 2. Nature of Acquisition Being Approved: Sole source contractor shall provide pharmaceutical waste removal services for the VA San Diego Healthcare System patients under the terms and conditions of a short-term contract. 3. Description of Requirement: VA San Diego Healthcare System is requesting sole source service contract from Thermal Combustion Innovators, Inc. to remove pharmaceutical waste. The period of performance shall cover January 01, 2010 through September 30, 2010. The estimated cost is $ 44,000. 4. Statutory Authority Permitting Other Than Full and Open Competition: The service being procured under the authority of 41 U.S.C. (c) (2), FAR Part 6.302-2(b), Unusual and compelling urgency. 5. The Nature of the Acquisition Requires Use of the Authority Cited: The service contract is being procured on a sole source basis. Thermal Combustion Innovators, Inc. is a registered medical waste transporter who transports hazardous pharmaceutical waste for incineration in southern California area. Hazardous Pharmaceutical waste must be transported and disposed in accordance with the California Medical Waste Management Act and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. This short-term service contract for pharmaceutical waste removal services is vital to the VA and any service discontinuity would have a negative impact on the health and welfare of our Veteran patients. 6. A Description of Efforts Made to Ensure That Offers From as Many Potential Sources As Practicable and Whether a Notice Will Be Publicized. See number 5 above. A notice will not be transmitted to the GPE (Fedbizzopps) because of the exception rule available under FAR 5.202(a) (2) Unusual and Compelling Urgency. 7. Anticipated Cost: The anticipated cost should be fair and reasonable to the government based on the using service estimate and past prices paid for similar services. 8. Results of Market Survey: Market research information was also obtained by other contractors and through historical data. See Items 5 above. 9. Any Other Facts Supporting the Use of Other Than Full and Open Competition: None. See Items 5 above. 10. Any Other Interested Sources: None. See Item 6. 11. A Statement of the Actions, if any, the Agency May Take To Remove of Overcome Any Barriers to Competition Before Any Subsequent Acquisition is required: None. See Paragraph 2, 3, 4, and 5 above. 12. I hereby certify that the above is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge and belief. Amanda Bartman Contract Specialist
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Justification and Approval (J&A)
File Name: VA664-C00221 001 VA664-C00221.docx (https://www.vendorportal.ecms.va.gov/FBODocumentServer/DocumentServer.aspx?DocumentId=132127&FileName=-001000.docx)
Link: https://www.vendorportal.ecms.va.gov/FBODocumentServer/DocumentServer.aspx?DocumentId=132127&FileName=-001000.docx

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