Texas increases pollution fines

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Pollution fines in Texas were increased in the just-finished Texas legislative session.

Penalties assessed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality were increased from the previous maximum of $25,000 a day to $40,000 per day. It was the first increase since 2011 as reported by Public Health Watch.

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