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Do you live in a community where plastics and paper pile up? What should you do with waste you know doesn’t have to go in the trash? Where are your recycle bins? Who in your city is in charge of...

If you did your spring cleaning or had extra time to tidy up while teleworking, you may have encountered some household hazardous waste items. If you’re unfamiliar with HHW, we’ve outlined the basics so you can properly dispose of those...

Village Plumbing and Air is a service provider in Houston that recently became a Proud Partner of the Take Care of Texas program, and contributed to our Share Your Story page. We caught up with Village’s marketing manager Kelli Victorian...

Each day during ozone season (roughly March through November in Texas), the TCEQ informs the public when forecasted conditions can lead to Ozone Action Days. These are days when ozone levels are above normal and can impact our health through...

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week is June 21-27. Enjoy your summer without the pain of mosquitoes in and around your home and do your part to spread mosquito control awareness and help Take Care of Texas with these helpful tips...

The prestigious award is open to nominations for the 2021 contest.

6 Driving Tips to Save You Money and Protect the Environment

This federal program provides communities with tools and guidance to make large-scale, energy-saving improvements.

Prince Nallamothula, a student from Frisco, won this 2019 EPA award. Read more about his accomplishment.

COVID-19 has had a slew of impacts on our environment – from decreases in vehicular emissions to wildlife roaming around our most urban areas. This also includes a growing trend of masks being improperly disposed of and ending up in our waterways and sewage pipes.

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