|Liaison||Marcela Marín Arias|
|Submission Date||Sept. 17, 2020|
Instituto Tecnológico Metropolitano
OP-2: Outdoor Air Quality
Coordinadora Sistema de Gestión Ambiental
Ciencias Ambientales y de la Construcción
Does the institution have policies and/or guidelines in place to improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources on campus?:
A brief description of the policies and/or guidelines to improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources:
The ITM has a Sustainable Mobility Plan whose objective is to reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases and polluting materials, thus contributing to the improvement of the air quality in the city. This plan encourages sustainable mobility.
Has the institution completed an inventory of significant air emissions from stationary campus sources or else verified that no such emissions are produced?:
Weight of the following categories of air emissions from stationary sources::
|Weight of Emissions|
|Nitrogen oxides (NOx)||0.10 Tons|
|Sulfur oxides (SOx)||---|
|Carbon monoxide (CO)||50.83 Tons|
|Particulate matter (PM)||---|
|Hazardous air pollutants (HAPs)||---|
|Ozone-depleting compounds (ODCs)||---|
|Other standard categories of air emissions identified in permits and/or regulations||---|
A brief description of the methodology(ies) the institution used to complete its air emissions inventory:
The Greenhouse Gas Measurement and Reporting protocol developed by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and the World Resources Institute (WRI) was used to complete the air emissions inventory.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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