Image - BIO, Member Companies Ask Congress to Reauthorize Section 9003 Program in Farm Bill

BIO, Member Companies Ask Congress to Reauthorize Section 9003 Program in Farm Bill

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and 66 renewable chemical producers today asked leaders of the House and Senate Committees on Agriculture to reauthorize the Farm Bill’s Biorefinery, Renewable Chemical, and Biobased Manufacturing Assistance Program (Section 9003). BIO and its members also asked that Congress “fully and unconditionally allow renewable chemical standalone manufacturing facilities” to receive Sect...

Bio - General News - Oct 20, 2017


Image - WELTEC BIOPOWER Extends AD Plant in France

WELTEC BIOPOWER Extends AD Plant in France

Together with its French partner WELTEC Agripower, German biogas plant manufacturer WELTEC BIOPOWER is currently working on an extension AD project in Iffendic, Brittany. The biogas plant in Iffendic had already been built back in 2014, and now its capacity is being doubled. The biogas plant now generates 500 kW a day, enough to supply almost 1,000 households. Apart from the needs-oriented planning and the high quality of the AD plant, the...

Bio - General News - Oct 16, 2017


Image - EPA Announces Eaton Corporation Has Met Off-Site Groundwater Cleanup Objectives at Kearney, Neb., Facility

EPA Announces Eaton Corporation Has Met Off-Site Groundwater Cleanup Objectives at Kearney, Neb., Fa...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Eaton Corporation are pleased to announce that groundwater remediation efforts have successfully reduced off-site contamination of trichloroethylene (TCE) at the Kearney, Neb., facility. Eaton conducted the remediation as part of a 2012 administrative consent order between EPA and Eaton. Sample analyses have confirmed that remaining levels of off-site TCE no longer exceed the EPA maximum ...

Bio - Oct 10, 2017




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