Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.40
Liaison Saiyare Refaei
Submission Date March 12, 2013
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Pacific Lutheran University
OP-22: Water Consumption

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 7.00 Jenny Taylor
Researcher
Sustainability
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Water consumption, 2005 baseline year:
34,324,224 Gallons

Water consumption, performance year :
33,320,600 Gallons

On-campus residents, 2005:
1,650

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
2,198

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, 2005:
401

On-campus residents, performance year:
1,517

Non-residential/commuter full-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
2,326

Non-residential/commuter part-time students, faculty, and staff members, performance year:
344

The website URL where information about the institution’s water conservation initiatives is available:

PLU has installed militarry stops on every resident hall shower so that students may stop the shower without losing temperature.
PLU has also taken strides to replace toilets and sinks with low flow alternatives.
Student water conservation initiative:
http://www.plu.edu/sustainability/Take%20Action/Take-Gack-the-TapBring-Back-the-Mug.php

Data collected from baseline year of 2006-2007 because of unavailability of correct data for 2005 baseline year.

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