The Texas Environmental Excellence Awards honor individuals, organizations, and businesses that protect our state’s human and natural resources while ensuring clean air, clean water, and the safe management of waste.
This year’s awards recognize 10 projects that provide superior resource conservation, waste reduction, and pollution prevention.
The 2013 winners are:
Valero McKee Refinery
Texas Westmoreland Coal Company
Associated Air Center, LP
Fort Bliss National Cemetery
Dow Chemical Company, Texas Operations
Lake Conroe Habitat Improvement Project Coalition
Texas State University, Bobcat Blend
Texas Water Resources Institute, Buck Creek Watershed Partnership
Oscar Medina IV
Mary Jo Bogatto
The TCEQ commissioners will formally present the awards to the winners at the annual awards banquet on May 1, 2013, at 6:30 p.m. as part of the TCEQ Environmental Trade Fair and Conference at the Austin Convention Center, April 30–May 1. Tickets are available online for $35 each or a reserved table of eight for $280.