Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 57.92
Liaison Keisha Payson
Submission Date Feb. 25, 2016
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STARS v2.0

Bowdoin College
OP-5: Indoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Keisha Payson
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Mgmt
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Floor area of building space covered by an indoor air quality (IAQ) management program that meets the criteria for this credit:
2,041,652 Square Feet

Gross floor area of building space:
2,041,652 Square Feet

A brief description of the institution’s indoor air quality program(s) (including information about regular auditing or monitoring, mechanisms for occupants to register complaints, and action plans):

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 program(s) is available:

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