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Category: TCEQ

12/15 9:07 pm

The most concerning information for residents who also attended came from Dr. Neil Carman, a former TCEQ investigator who worked for the department for 12 years and said even low level exposure can cause harm to children and some adults. “I don’t think … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/15 8:47 pm

“I don’t think people were told the whole truth and so I’m concerned there were some misrepresentations made to the public,” Neil Carman, who worked as a TCEQ investigator for 12 years, said at a news conference. On Dec. 6, first responders from HAZMAT … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/15 5:47 pm

The Railroad Commission of Texas is the lead agency in the response to the incident and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is conducting “odor survey investigations,” according to a news release. The TCEQ began the investigations on … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/15 4:58 am

The city is required to submit the final report to the TCEQ no later than Dec. 31 outlining the inflow-infiltration reduction results from the 10 years of sanitary sewer rehabilitation projects. Some of the findings, according to Burgess and Niple … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/14 10:07 am

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has taken a tack similar to API’s. Since 2013, the TCEQ has paid NERA more than $870,000 for economic research on ozone – a topic the firm studied earlier for API. More than $2.2m in taxpayer funds have … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/14 2:27 am

Air monitors subsequently picked up traces of benzene and styrene, two chemicals associated with petrochemical operations, and workers with the TCEQ and Union Pacific sealed the site with a plastic liner and clay. The work conducted at the site this week … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/14 1:08 am

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has taken a tack similar to API’s. Since 2013, the TCEQ has paid NERA more than $870,000 for economic research on ozone – a topic the firm studied earlier for API. More than $2.2m in taxpayer funds have … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/13 6:27 pm

Henry Guttormson, who spoke at the initial meeting in August, changed his perspective on the MSD but he felt the TCEQ’s clean-up effort needed more transparency between the city and residents. Beth Perry worried there wasn’t enough information … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/13 1:37 pm

Most recently the chief clerk of the Texas General Land Office, Idsal has also served as General Counsel for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), and as special adviser to Chairman Bryan Shaw. EPA also recently welcomed Susan Bodine as the … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

12/13 11:38 am

“When TCEQ staff have noted odors, low levels of hydrogen sulfide … have been detected below levels that would be a health concern,” said Brian McGovern, TCEQ spokesman. …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

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