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THURSDAY, APRIL 30, 2009 PHONE: 512-239-5003 / PAGER: 512-606-3681
TCEQ ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE
2009 TEXAS ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS
Awards are highest environmental achievement in state of Texas
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) today formally announced the winners of the 17th annual Texas Environmental Excellence Awards. The awards were given to 10 innovative projects and people across the state that demonstrate positive effects on air, water, and land resources....
"These award winners are shining examples of how everyone—from one individual, to a corporation—can improve and protect our state’s natural resources,” said TCEQ Chairman Buddy Garcia.
"The innovation shown by these winners is truly inspiring, and should encourage all Texans to follow their lead,” said TCEQ Commissioner Larry R. Soward.
2009 Texas Environmental Excellence Award winners: