Project Announcement: Elimination of Hexavalent Chromium/Cadmium for Sustainment – Phase III

The U.S. Army is partnering with industry and academia to evaluate Zinc Nickel (ZnNi) as a replacement for Cadmium plating with Hexavalent Chromium for fasteners. This project aims to mitigate the amount of Hexavalent Chromium and Cadmium in the Army maintenance and sustainment environment.

To learn more about this project contact We encourage the participation of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs), including Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs).