Texas to Fine Formosa Plastics for Polluting Tributary of Lavaca Bay  Sanctions Prompted by Citizen Plaintiffs in a Suit Against Formosa

AUSTIN, Texas – A Texas government order – prompted by San Antonio Bay Estuarine Waterkeeper and Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) client Diane Wilson – will require Formosa Plastics, Texas, to pay $112,500 in fines for six pollution events and an additional $9,375 for a wastewater sampling error (total fine = $121,875). The pollution events contaminated…