2012 Finalists

Technical/Technology
Freescale Semiconductor Inc., Austin – Volatile Organic Carbon Abatement System Improvements
Anheuser-Busch, Houston Brewery – Energy & Fluids Reductions

Innovative Operations/Management
Capitol Area Council of Governments, Austin – Regional Environmental Task Force
Irving Independent School District – Lady Bird Johnson Middle School
Marathon Petroleum Company, LP, Texas Refining Division, Texas City – Flare Over-Steam Project

Pollution Prevention
Texas State University, San Marcos – Bobcat Blend Composting
C3 Presents, Austin – Austin City Limits Music Festival

Water Conservation
Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 25, Sugar Land – Wastewater Effluent Re-Use

Agriculture
Matador Ranch, Matador – Resource Management

Civic/Community
CLEAN AIR Force of Central Texas, Austin – The Clean Air Partners Program

Education
Peaceable Kingdom Retreat for Children, Inc., Killeen – Environmental Education
Center for Global Environmental Education, Hamline University, St. Paul, MN – Waters to the Sea:
Trinity River

Youth
St. Mary’s Catholic School, Longview – School-wide Composting

Individual
Ray Garcia, Kerr County – Kerr County Environmental Health Department
Fran Witte, City of Irving – Community Outreach Coordinator