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TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $367,017

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 — Penalties assessed against 60 regulated entities
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The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality today approved penalties totaling $269,469 against 24 regulated entities for violations of state environmental regulations.

Agreed orders were issued for the following enforcement categories: four air quality, three multimedia, one municipal wastewater discharge, four petroleum storage tank, seven public water system, and three water quality.

Default orders were issued for the following enforcement categories: one petroleum storage tank and one water quality.

In addition, on Sept. 26, the executive director approved a total of 36 penalties, totaling $97,548.

The TCEQ’s next agenda meeting is scheduled for Oct. 18, 2017. Agenda items from today’s meeting can be viewed on the TCEQ website. All agendas are webcast live for free, and archived meetings are available on TexasAdmin.com Exit the TCEQ.

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