Biobased Manufacturing

There are 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in our oceans. Our reliance on products derived from fossil fuels is harming our planet. Through biotechnology, we can meet this challenge head-on by making the same reliable materials through biobased manufacturing. This process reduces greenhouse gas emissions and develops products that are often biodegradable to minimize environmental impact.

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COVID-19
Ag & Environment Biotech Coronavirus Response

Agriculture and Environment biotechnology companies are responding to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in unique ways—from hand-sanitizers to vaccine adjuvants and green cleaning products, the entire biotech community is rising to the challenge. 

BIO IMPACT is now a 2-day virtual event
What is BIO IMPACT Digital?

Join us September 21-22 for critical business development, insights and education at BIO IMPACT Digital, an exciting evolution of the BIO World Congress. BIO IMPACT Digital will help global leaders in agriculture and environmental biotech stay on top of the biobased breakthroughs transforming our world.

Letters, Comments & Testimony
March 11, 2021
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) is pleased to submit a statement for the record to the United States Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry hearing entitled, “Farmers and Foresters: Opportunities to Lead in Tackling Climate Change.” BIO applauds the Committee for…
February 25, 2021
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization is pleased to submit a statement for the record to the United States House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture hearing entitled, "Climate Change and the U.S. Agriculture and Forestry Sectors." BIO applauds the Committee for putting its immediate…
March 25, 2020
In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) joins 111 industry groups across sectors in a letter to federal, state and local lawmakers supporting uniform definitions of "critical infrastructure" as outlined by the Department of Homeland Security and it…
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Biobased Economy Toolkit

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BIO Advocacy Toolkit

We’ve made it easier for you to access information and share content about biotechnology and prescription medicines. Learn more about dozens of topics and then share information you discover on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

BIO Advocate Toolkit
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Become an Advocate for Biotechnology

Sign-up to join BIOAction, BIO's grassroots advocacy program. You will be notified about relevant policy issues where we need you to contact your lawmaker.