Basic Materials

The basic materials subcategory accounts for the development and processing of raw materials. The includes the mining and refining of metals, chemical producers, and forestry products. Over 90 percent of the spend in this subcategory is on items under PSC 9660 Precious Primary Forms.

GSA Solutions for Basic Materials

Hardware Store Department
SIN Description
105 001 Hardware Store, Home Improvement Center, or MRO - Store Front
105 002 Hardware Store, Home Improvement Center, or MRO - Catalog
Lawn and Garden Department
SIN Description
341 100 Lawn and Garden Equipment, Machinery, Implements, Tools, Products and Accessories
Leasing Department
SIN Description
515 002 Rental
Commercial Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants, and Lubricants
SIN Description
834 100 Commercial Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants and Related Services

See Schedule 51 V | Hardware Superstore for more information.

Cleaning Equipment and Accessories, Cleaning Chemicals and Sorbents, and Janitorial Supplies
SIN Description
375 99 Introduction of New Products/Services relating to Cleaning Equipment, Janitorial Supplies, Cleaning Chemicals and Sorbents
375 100 Vacuum Cleaner Canister Type - Including Dry Pickup, Wet/Dry Pickup, Industrial - Hazardous Material Pickup (Mercury/Asbestos), and Hospital Usage
375 103 Vacuum Cleaner Upright Type - including small and large commercial, and household
375 107 Vacuum Cleaner Portable Hand Type
375 117 Carpet Cleaner, including Shampooer, Extractor, Liquid or Powder
375 125 Sweeper and Scrubber - Walk-Behind Type
375 129 Floor Machine - Scrubber, Striper, Polisher, Burnisher
375 135 Accessories and Attachments
375 139 Parts, Repair and Replacement, Miscellaneous for Cleaning Equipment
375 200 Mops, Buckets, Wringers, Squeegees, Brooms, Brushes, Sponges, Scouring Pads, Wiping Rags, Cleaning Cloths, Chamois, Polishing Pads, Cleaning Products, and Related Items
375 321 Powdered and Liquid Machine Warewashing (Dishwashing) Compounds and Rinse Additives
375 323 Laundry Cleaner, Powdered and Liquid, and Dry Cleaning Chemicals
375 341 Floor and Carpet Chemical Products
375 351 Sorbents - Non-Marine Usage Type I for Non-hazardous & Non-toxic Organic Spill
375 352 Sorbents - Non-Marine Usage Type II for Hazardous and Toxic Organic Spills
375 353 Sorbents - Marine Usage, Type III Non-water soluble
375 355 Sorbent Accessories
375 356 Sweeping Compounds
375 361 Biodegradable Cleaner/Degreaser (Water Based) Non-Phenolic and Non-Petrolemm - Products approved by USDA for Food Handling Areas
375 362 Biodegradable Cleaner/Degreaser (Solvent Based) Non-Phenolic and Non-petroleum
375 363 Cleaners/Degreasers - (Water and/or Solvent Based Detergent)
375 364 Cleaner/Degreasers and Polishes - (I,I,I Trichloroethane CFC Replacement for Industrial/Electrical Applications)
375 368 Gloves, Cleaning, Rubber
375 371 Cleaning Chemical Dispensing Equipment and Systems
375 372 Cleaning Chemicals used with Dispensing Systems
375 391 Auto Cleaners/Polishers, Air Fresheners, and Windshield Care
375 393 Tire Care - Tire/Wheel Dressings, Tire Cleaners/Protectants, Tire Sealants, Road Hazard Kits
Chemicals and Chemical Products
SIN Description
476 12 Sterilants, Surgical Scrubs, and Related Products
476 13 Disinfectants
507 2 Permanent/Disposable dispenser housing and refills for the control of general institutional airborne odors, smoke, and sanitizing surfaces
507 4 Toilet Bowl Cleaner, liquid, powder, and/or gel and product
507 8 Sanitizers for Food Handling Areas
507 9 Insect Repellent
507 99 Introduction of New Products/Services related to chemicals and chemical products
524 1 Fuel Oil Additive
524 2 Boiler Feed, Cooling Water, and Closed Water Treatment Chemicals - product only or product with service
655 01 Propane
658 1 Water Purification Chemicals
681 1 Road Stabilization/Ice Melting Chemicals or Chemical Formulations and Aircraft Deicers
681 4 Antifreeze, Fuel Engine Primer, Penetrates, and Related Products

See Schedule 73 | Food Service, Hospitality, Cleaning Equipment and Supplies, Chemicals and Services for more information.

The MRO strategic sourcing solution offers agencies a better way to purchase commonly used products. These are staples needed on a daily basis when working on aircraft and vehicles, or even repairing building areas. Many choices are available across three categories:

  • Hardware.
  • Tools and Tool Cabinets
  • Paints, Adhesives and Sealants

See FSSI MRO for more information.

GSA Global Supply provides customers worldwide with easy, requisition-based access to tens of thousands of commodities, including tools and industrial supplies. In addition, customers can "special order" items in the following categories that are not part of the daily inventory:

  • Tools & Toolkits;
  • Appliances; and
  • Lawn and Garden Equipment.

See GSA Global Supply for more information.

Last Reviewed: 2020-11-23