|Submission Date||April 30, 2015|
Oregon State University
OP-5: Indoor Air Quality
Floor area of building space covered by an indoor air quality (IAQ) management program that meets the criteria for this credit:
Gross floor area of building space:
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):
For new construction or remodels, OSU specifies and installs direct digital controls (DDC) with temperature and carbon dioxide monitoring. For all lab buildings, OSU Environmental Health and Safety has a strict protocols and regularly scheduled monitoring/auditing of fume hood performance and lab space ventilation.
OSU Environmental Health and Safety also has an on-call response hotline and dedicated staff member available to respond to campus community concerns about indoor air quality. Additionally, Facilities Services has a hotline and email address for IAQ issues including temperature, odor, and other concerns.
The website URL where information about the institution’s indoor air quality program(s) is available:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.