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Category: TCEQ

11/14 6:17 pm

According to an enforcement docket that was discussed at a TCEQ meeting in Austin Wednesday, the school district was fined $405 for failing “to comply with the maximum contaminant level of 0.08 millig… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/14 3:19 pm

In January, six months after stepping down as the executive director of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, Glenn Shankle signed on as a lobbyist for Waste Control Specialists, the company … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/14 11:28 am

Odors unpleasantly pungent wafted throughout Godley and surrounding areas last week prompting numerous residents to say enough’s enough. “I feel for the people out that way,” Johnson County Commission… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/13 1:17 pm

Councilwoman, Peggy Gaines said the current WWTP is struggling to maintain compliance with Texas Commission on Environmental (TCEQ) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). “Due to the growth of the … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/12 5:08 pm

Because it’s outside of Texas waters, TCEQ will have no authority ensuring safety measure will be followed. And that’s a problem for many in the Coastal Bend, although not everybody is against … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/12 2:38 pm

A new study from Rice University finds sulfur dioxide emissions from Texas coal plants pose greater health risks than pollutants that cause ozone smog. And yet, the state mostly focuses on tackling th… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/12 8:48 am

Moderator: Anne Rogers Harrison, Water Quality Program Leader, Texas Parks & Wildlife Panelists: From the panel, on the TCEQ permitting process: Nathan Pence: “I personally believe is science should g… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/12 8:48 am

“The mere fact of Chevron having self-imposed these restrictions in the deed to SLS, I don’t draw conclusions beyond what TCEQ has drawn as the regulatory authority,” Friedberg said. “I perceive Chevr… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/12 4:18 am

Because it’s outside of Texas waters, TCEQ will have no authority ensuring safety measure will be followed. Proposed offshore port facility location. That’s a problem for many in the Coastal … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

11/10 10:48 pm

TCEQ’s order stems from the city’s series of sewage spills near the Arroyo Colorado from November 2009 to January 2010. In October 2012, the city entered into a TCEQ program in which it agreed to over… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

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