BIO Urges EPA to Reject Petroleum Industry’s RFS Waiver Petition

Sep 24 2013
BIO asks EPA Administrator to reject a petition from petroleum industry trade groups to waive the 2014 RFS obligations. The harm that the trade groups predict can be avoided with sufficient time to plan compliance strategies.

BIO Announces Breakout Sessions for 2013 Pacific Rim Summit in San Diego

Sep 23 2013
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today announced breakout sessions for the 2013 Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy.  Summit will highlight progress in commercializing biofuels, renewable chemicals. The eighth annual Pacific Rim Summit will be co-organized by BIOCOM and held in San Diego, December 8-11 at the Westin Gaslamp Quarter.

2013 BIO Convention in China to Connect Biotech Industry to the World’s 2nd Largest Biopharmaceutical Market

Sep 16 2013
Event to take place in Beijing, China, November 11-13, 2013

BIO Issues Call for Sessions for 2014 BIO International Convention

Sep 12 2013
The global event for biotech to take place in San Diego, CA June 23-26, 2014

BIO Applauds Bipartisan Legislation That Levels the Playing Field for Renewable Chemicals

Sep 12 2013
Today, September 12, 2012, The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) thanked Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.), Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Texas) and other original co-sponsors for introducing the Qualifying Renewable Chemical Production Tax Credit Act of 2013, which provides renewable chemical producers access to production tax credits currently available for other renewable energy producers. 

BIO Announces Presenting Companies for 12th Annual BIO Investor Forum

Sep 11 2013
Speakers will provide fresh insight, investment opportunities in biotech sector.

BIO Testifies in Support of Biosimilars Legislation that Includes Patient and Physician Transparency

Sep 11 2013
Pending Legislation will Protect Pennsylvanians Utilizing Biologic Medications to Manage Chronic Diseases and other Unmet Medical Needs

California Passes Biosimilars Bill to Promote Access to Biologic Medicines

Sep 5 2013
Jim Greenwood, President and CEO of BIO, issued the following statement on the California Senate's passage of Senate Bill 598.

BIO Congratulates Gevo on Successful Plant Startup

Aug 27 2013
BIO President & CEO Jim Greenwood spoke at the ribbon cutting ceremony of Gevo's new demonstration-scale biorefinery in Silsbee, Texas, which will process 100,000 lbs. of renewable chemicals per year.

BIO Praises House for Introducing the Medical Testing Availability Act of 2013

Aug 21 2013
BIO applauds Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX) and Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) for introducing the Medical Testing Availability Act of 2013 (H.R. 3005).