Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 50.16
Liaison Michael Gulich
Submission Date March 27, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Purdue University
OP-3: Indoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Michael Gulich
Director of University Sustainability
University Sustainability
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Occupied building space covered by an indoor air quality plan, policy, and/or practices that include regular auditing or monitoring and a mechanism for occupants to register complaints :
17,310,458 Square Feet

Total occupied building space :
17,310,458 Square Feet

A brief description of the institution's indoor air quality plan, policy, and/or practices:

Indoor air complaints are reported to and investigated by Purdue’s Radiological & Environmental Management Department (REM). Investigations may include temperature, relative humidity, carbon dioxide, mold, and bacteria concentrations. Additional parameters may be checked depending on the specific complaint. Repairs, equipment modifications, and evaluations are conducted by Zone Maintenance, Departmental Maintenance and/or the central Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Shop. Special room cleaning and disinfection may be conducted by Building Services or Departmental housekeeping when necessary.

The website URL where information about the institution's indoor air quality initiatives is available:

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