Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Megan Litke
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2011
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American University
Tier2-3: Non-Potable Water Usage

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Emily Curley
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainability
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Does the institution use non-potable water (e.g., harvested rainwater or graywater) for irrigation and/or other applications?:
Yes

A brief description of the source of non-potable water and how it is used:

The School of International Service (LEED Gold designed) collects approximately 66,000 gallons of rain water for use in fire suppression and toilets. The building also uses low-flow water faucet fixtures, dual flush toilets, waterless urinals, low-flow showers, and low-flow kitchen sinks.


The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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