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TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $292,027

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 — Penalties assessed against 55 regulated entities
ContactBrian McGovern
Phone512-239-5003
After Hrs512-839-1142

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality today approved penalties totaling $235,977 against 19 regulated entities for violations of state environmental regulations.

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

In addition, on June 6, the executive director approved a total of 36 penalties, totaling $56,050.

The TCEQ’s next agenda meeting is scheduled for July 7, 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.comExit the TCEQ.

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