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Food Waste: Can Biotech Play a Role?

“40% of food grown in U.S. is wasted.” – House Ag Commitee Chairman Conaway On Wednesday, …

Developing Cost Competitive Biobased Aromatics

More and more consumers are demanding sustainable plastics and greener personal and household care products. In …

NAS Report Upholds Safety of GE Crops and Foods

“Sweeping statements about GE crops are problematic because issues related to them are multidimensional” – …

BIO’s Livestock Biotech Summit Becomes Animal Biotech Summit!

BIO has officially announced that the 2016 BIO Animal Biotech Summit will be held September 21-23, …

8 Biggest Debates in American Food Policy

It turns out that figuring out how we should grow, sell, and tax our food …

GMO Feed Has Caused the Latest Divide in the Labeling Debate

If a dairy cow eats feed made from genetically engineered grain – and most do …

BIO Rosalind Franklin Award Winner Provides Remarks at #BIOWC16

President and CEO of NexSteppe Anna Rath was presented the 2016 BIO Rosalind Franklin Award at …

How the GE Mushroom Could Change the Debate Around GMOs

Last week, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that it will not regulate a mushroom that has been genetically …

#BIOWC16 Closes: Recap and Highlights

The 2016 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology drew around 907 industry leaders  from 529 companies, 32 …

#BIOWC16 Workshop: BASF and Avantium Joint Venture to Lead in the Production of FDCA and PEF

On Day 3 of the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, BIO hosted a Workshop …