Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 69.78
Liaison Monika Kamboures
Submission Date April 10, 2014
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STARS v1.2

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
OP-T2-46: Non-Potable Water Usage

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Deborah Scheider
Project Coordinator
Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

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 use of reclaimed water for campus irrigation began in 1965; by 1990, approximately 95% of the campus was irrigated by using reclaimed water to grow tree fruits, vegetables, grains, ornamental plants, and for livestock watering. The irrigation system allows for efficient use of domestic and reclaimed water.


The percentage of irrigation water usage from recovered, reclaimed or untreated sources :
95

The percentage of building space using water from recovered, reclaimed or untreated sources:
0

The percentage of water used in utility plants from recovered, reclaimed or untreated sources:
0

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

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