Exxon Baytown


Exxon Baytown - Incident Update

Harris County Pollution Control (PCS), Harris County Fire Marshal (HCFMO), the Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management and other county partners have been responding to the Exxon Baytown Olefins Plant fire since the morning of Wednesday, July 31st.

Based on extensive monitoring, responding county departments have determined that it is now safe to discontinue air monitoring. County air monitoring will cease at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 3rd. The county will continue to coordinate with the Texas Commission of Environmental Quality (TCEQ), the Environmental Protection Agency, and Exxon during their ongoing air monitoring and will resume activities if conditions change.


Harris County Pollution Control Air Monitoring