Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.85
Liaison Patrice Langevin
Submission Date Nov. 19, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Pitzer College
OP-5: Indoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Warren Biggins
Sustainability Manager
Robert Redford Conservancy
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Floor area of building space covered by an indoor air quality (IAQ) management program that meets the criteria for this credit:
456,802 Square feet

Gross floor area of building space:
456,802 Square feet

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):

The Claremont College's Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) staff provides indoor air quality screening, and assists colleges with obtaining advanced indoor air quality/industrial hygiene monitoring services if required. EHS provides overall project guidance on asbestos and lead abatement projects, including oversight of industrial hygiene contractors the colleges have retained, as requested.

EHS also researches regulatory, legal, and best practice requirements for Occupational Health and Safety areas as requested.

Also, as part of Facilities' Active Preventative Maintenance Program, staff replace air filters on a quarterly basis throughout the entire campus HVAC system.

The website URL where information about the institution’s indoor air quality program(s) is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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