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Category: TCEQ

10/15 6:06 pm

An issue involving a Port Arthur industrial plant is being investigated by the federal government after advocates say the Texas agency responsible for air quality violated the civil rights (more…)

10/15 2:06 pm

Culberson County was home to four of the five companies with the highest levels of illegal air pollution in the El Paso region, according to an environmental report. Illegal air pollution (more…)

10/15 11:46 am

In 1985, as subsidence (ground settling) issues began to cause major problems for the Houston-area, a group of concerned citizens gathered to ensure the Brazosport Area didn’t experience (more…)

10/15 10:06 am

The settlement was made to “resolve alleged violations of hazardous waste, air, and water environmental laws” at the PMNA Sabine River chemical manufacturing facility in Orange, a news release (more…)

10/15 8:36 am

Unfunded mandates handed down by the Environmental Protection Agency and Senate Bill 3 from the Texas Legislature could cost the City of Harker Heights $100,000 to fund studies required to (more…)

10/14 8:56 pm

The city of Whitewright has issued a boil water notice Thursday evening for their community public water systems. …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

10/14 2:07 pm

These measures will benefit nearby communities already overburdened by pollution by reducing uncontrolled emissions of hazardous air pollutants and unpermitted discharges from surface impoundments (more…)

10/14 12:45 pm

The U.S. Department of Justice, the Eastern District of Texas, the U.S. EPA and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) announced a settlement with … …Read Full Article

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10/14 12:16 pm

Several Southeast Texas industrial sites are again among the top emitters of hazardous chemicals across Texas, even as statewide emissions declined in 2020. Environment Texas and the Environmental (more…)

10/14 11:56 am

The U.S. Department of Justice, the Eastern District of Texas, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) announced a settlement (more…)

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