Per the Buy American Act 41 U.S.C. § 10a (2009), the U.S. government should purchase domestic end products unless specific exceptions apply. The Myers EPS products listed in Table 1 are designed, manufactured, tested, and supported in our Bethlehem, PA facility. These products are classified as Commercially Off The Shelf (COTS) products because the same products offered to the US Government are sold in the commercial marketplace. Therefore, the products in Table 1 qualify as domestic end products under the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and are BAA compliant.
Per the Trade Agreements Act (TAA) 19 U.S.C. § 2511, government contracts that meet the dollar threshold and contain the required TAA clause will only allow procurement of a U.S.- made end product. The Myers EPS products listed in Table 1 are designed, manufactured, tested, and supported in our Bethlehem, PA facility. These products qualify as US-made end products and are TAA
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