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Spring to It: Cleaning Tips That Help Take Care of Texas
Thursday, March 19, 2015
TCEQ congratulates 2015 Texas Environmental Excellence Awards winners
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - Nine honorees receive state’s highest environmental award
TCEQ approves fines totaling $681,870
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - Penalties assessed against 75 regulated entities
TCEQ Unveils Take Care of Texas License Plate
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - Purchase at
Texas Reports Electronics Recycling Results
Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 - Computer manufacturers collect more than 25 million pounds of electronics
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $623,451
Wednesday, Feb. 4. 2015 - Includes penalty of $287,000 against Flint Hills Resources Polymers, LLC of Harrison County
Take Care of Texas K-5 Art Contest
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015 - Grand prize is a Samsung laptop, and 15 students and one teacher will each win a Samsung tablet. Contest entries must be received by March 6.
TCEQ approves fines totaling $999,361
Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 - Includes $166,898 against Maverick Drilling and Exploration USA for air violations
TCEQ Commissioner Announces Gulf Coast Centers of Excellence Consortia
Friday, Jan. 16, 2015 - Funded by penalties from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
Texas Air Quality Continues to Improve
Dec. 18, 2014 - 2014 Ozone Levels Best Ever in Much of State
Take Care of Texas this Holiday Season
Monday, Dec. 15, 2014
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $477,898
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 - Includes penalty of $126,560 against MEMC Pasadena, Inc., Harris County
TCEQ Response to EPA's Proposed Action on Regional Haze Plan
Nov. 24, 2014 - Proposal Will Result in Negligible Increase in Visibility
TCEQ approves fines totaling $1,096,664
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 - Includes $112,500--DCP Midstream, LP and $136,500--INEOS USA, LLC for air violations
H-E-B partners with Take Care of Texas program
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 - Proud Partners program spotlights companies committed to environmental quality
TCEQ Takes Over Greenhouse-Gas Permitting from EPA
Oct. 31, 2014 - Will Foster Continued Economic Prosperity in Texas
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $775,800
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 - Penalty of $400,000 assessed against Shell Chemical LP, Harris County
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $613,476
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 - Penalties assessed against 107 regulated entities
TCEQ approves fines totaling $718,499
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 - Penalties assessed against 112 regulated entities
TCEQ Accepting Applications for Drayage Truck Incentive Program
Monday, Sept. 22, 2014 - Visit or call 1-800-919-TERP (8377)

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