Health & Safety Code Section 361.508
(a)A source reduction and waste minimization plan shall be maintained at each facility owned or operated by a person who is subject to this subchapter and shall be available to commission personnel for inspection. The source reduction and waste minimization plan is not a public record for the purposes of Chapter 552 (Public Information), Government Code.
(b)The executive summary and the annual report are public records. On request, the person shall make available to the public a copy of the executive summary or annual report.
(c)If an owner or operator of a facility for which a source reduction and waste minimization plan has been prepared shows to the satisfaction of the commission that an executive summary, annual report, or portion of a summary or report prepared under this subchapter would divulge a trade secret if made public, the commission shall classify as confidential the summary, report, or portion of the summary or report.
(d)To the extent that a plan, executive summary, annual report, or portion of a plan, summary, or annual report would otherwise qualify as a trade secret, an action by the commission or an employee of the commission does not affect its status as a trade secret.
(e)Information classified by the commission as confidential under this section is not a public record for purposes of Chapter 552 (Public Information), Government Code, and may not be used in a public hearing or disclosed to a person outside the commission unless a court decides that the information is necessary for the determination of an issue being decided at the public hearing.
Section 361.508 — Confidentiality,
https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.361.htm#361.508 (accessed Nov. 25, 2023).