Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 54.46
Liaison Delicia Nahman
Submission Date March 30, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Lehigh University
OP-2: Outdoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 1.00 Douglas Spengel
Associate Director Utilities and Engineering
Facilities Services
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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?:
No

A brief description of the policies and/or guidelines to improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources:

Relevant policies are more closely-related to transportation, which is a different category.


Has the institution completed an inventory of significant air emissions from stationary campus sources or else verified that no such emissions are produced?:
Yes

Weight of the following categories of air emissions from stationary sources::
Weight of Emissions
Nitrogen oxides (NOx) 13.81 Tons
Sulfur oxides (SOx) 0.08 Tons
Carbon monoxide (CO) 11.60 Tons
Particulate matter (PM) 1.05 Tons
Ozone (O3) 0 Tons
Lead (Pb) 0 Tons
Hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) 0 Tons
Ozone-depleting compounds (ODCs) 0 Tons
Other standard categories of air emissions identified in permits and/or regulations 0.76 Tons

A brief description of the methodology(ies) the institution used to complete its air emissions inventory:

Compliance with PADEP Air Emissions Permit requirements. PADEP Air Emissions Inventory reports are filed on a calendar year basis. The calculations shown above were computed on a fiscal year basis, in the same manner as the annual report.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:

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