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Are you passionate about the environment? Ready to launch your career? Apply to the Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program (MLEIP) at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality! Through this PAID, FULL-TIME, SUMMER INTERNSHIP program, undergraduate and graduate level college students...
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s Take Care of Texas program announced that Grammy-award winner Rick Trevino will join country music star Kevin Fowler as the voice of its successful radio and television public service announcements. Trevino’s announcements will be...
Dell Inc., Round Rock Most people know of Dell as one of the world’s largest computer manufacturers. But not everyone knows the company as a recycling trendsetter. Dell is a leader in reducing the need for raw materials in electronics...
HINT: To find the answer, check inside our animated house . Submit your response by commenting on the contest post on our Facebook page . For complete contest rules, click here . Contest ends Jan. 11, 2016, at 5 p.m.
You want to plant your garden as soon as possible to allow vegetables to grow and mature during ideal conditions. Using transplants, instead of seeds, can extend the productive period of many crops. Vegetables that are easy to transplant include...
National Bike Month was established to celebrate the many benefits of biking and to encourage people to try it. May 4 is Bike to School Day and there are almost 40 events across Texas. Find out if there is an...
For your convenience, we've created an infographic with the tips listed below. Click here to view it. You can also download and share it! Ask your friends to do their part this winter to Take Care of Texas. Winter is...
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality today announced the winners of the 23rd annual Texas Environmental Excellence Awards. These prestigious awards bring attention to the most innovative and effective projects that strive to protect the state’s natural resources. Among this...
Did you know that the number of Americans biking to work grew by about 60 percent between 2000 and 2012? There are many reasons people bike and there can be great personal and environmental benefits. However, biking also presents risks...
It's the holiday season in Texas—a time of generosity, festivity, family, and friends. We adorn our homes, celebrate with a special meal, and show our affection by giving to others. Also, during this season many people give thanks for their...

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