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Wed Mar 26, 2014 12:12 PM CDT

STREATOR, Ill. (DTN) -- The Obama administration's proposal to cut the 2014 renewable fuels mandate would increase emissions of greenhouse gases next year, according to a white paper from the Biotechnology Industry Organization, BIO said in a news release on Wednesday, March 26.

"The Obama administration's proposal for the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard could reverse progress on one of the central goals of the law -- reducing climate-changing emissions from the United States transportation sector," said Brent Erickson, executive vice president of BIO's industrial and environmental section and lead author of the special report.

The RFS mandate is scheduled to ...

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