Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 54.13
Liaison Keisha Payson
Submission Date July 11, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Bowdoin College
OP-3: Indoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Keisha Payson
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Mgmt
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Occupied building space covered by an indoor air quality plan, policy, and/or practices that include regular auditing or monitoring and a mechanism for occupants to register complaints :
2,002,296 Square Feet

Total occupied building space :
2,002,296 Square Feet

A brief description of the institution's indoor air quality plan, policy, and/or practices:

Bowdoin College follows the air quality standards described by the Maine Bureau of Health, the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-conditioning Engineers, the Occupational Safety, and Health Administration Permissible Exposure Limits, and/or the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists Threshold Limit Values depending on the purpose of the building. This includes automated air quality testing throughout campus as well as regular testing in buildings without automated testing capabilities. Complaints can be reported to the Environmental Health and Safety Manager.

The website URL where information about the institution's indoor air quality initiatives is available:

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