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TCEQ approves fines totaling $756,276

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - Penalties assessed against 47 regulated entities
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ContactBrian McGovern
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The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality today approved penalties totaling $686,684 against 27 regulated entities for violations of state environmental regulations.

Agreed orders were issued for the following enforcement categories: seven air quality, one Edwards Aquifer, one municipal solid waste, eight municipal wastewater discharge, one petroleum storage tank, four public water system, one utility certification, and two water quality.

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

In addition, on June 22 and 29, the executive director approved penalties totaling $69,592 against 21 entities.

Agenda items from today’s meeting can be viewed on the TCEQ website. TCEQ's next agenda meeting is scheduled for July 14, 2021. 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.