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TCEQ approves fines totaling $431,663

Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020 - Penalties assessed against 39 regulated entities
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ContactBrian McGovern
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The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality today approved penalties totaling $399,912 against 17 regulated entities for violations of state environmental regulations.

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

Default orders were issued for the following enforcement categories: one municipal solid waste, one petroleum storage tank, and one public water system.

In addition, on Oct. 13 and 20, the executive director approved penalties totaling $31,751 against 22 entities.

Agenda items from today’s meeting can be viewed on the TCEQ website Adobe Acrobat PDF Document. TCEQ's next agenda meeting is scheduled for Nov. 4, 2020. Meetings can be viewed live on the Agenda Meeting Webcasts webpage. Archived meetings can be viewed on the TCEQ YouTube channel. Follow us on Twitter: @TCEQ.