Manufacturing Practices: Revisions to Europe’s cGMP Guide

Jul 15 2010


Comparative Effectiveness: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)

Jul 12 2010

Biodefense: Executive Order from President Obama Related to the Select Agents Program

Jul 2 2010
Optimizing the Security of Biological Select Agents and Toxins in The United States

Genetically Engineered Plants: USDA’s APHIS Plans to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) in Connection with a Court-Mandated Evaluation of the potential Impacts on the Human Environment Associated with the Glyphosate-tolerant Sugarbeet Line

Jun 28 2010

BIO applauds APHIS’ decision to request that EPA serve as a cooperating agency in preparing this EIS, and encourages APHIS to also use EPA’s human health risk assessment.

Biodefense: Proposed Offsets Within the FY2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act

Jun 24 2010


Advanced Biofuels: Expanding Tax Credits for Cellulosic Fuels to Algal Biofuels

Jun 23 2010


Medicare: Coverage Gap Discount Program Model Manufacturer Agreement

Jun 21 2010
BIO supports the coverage gap discount program and believes that it will increase patient access to life-saving and life enhancing therapies BIO provides comments on how the agreement could be modified to ensure the success of the program.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions: EPA’s Tailoring Rule Regarding Who is Subject to New Source Review Requirements

Jun 18 2010

Letter to the EPA Administrator from 163 organizations stating that the EPA failed to take into account that biomass recycles carbon emissions in the Title V Greenhouse Gas Tailoring Rule.

Farm Bill: Proposed Rules Should Reduce Dependence on Petroleum

Jun 15 2010


EPA: Greenhouse Gas ("GHG") Emissions from Biogenic Sources

Jun 13 2010
BIO says that EPA should take account of the fundamental difference between combustion of fossil fuels and combustion of biofuels and other bioenergy sources made from renewable biomass.