Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.70
Liaison Whitney Crooks
Submission Date April 27, 2012
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STARS v1.1

Red River College Polytechnic
OP-T2-22: Snow and Ice Removal

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Sara MacArthur
Sustainability Manager
Sustainability
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Has the institution implemented technologies or strategies to reduce the environmental impacts of snow and ice removal?:
Yes

A brief description of the snow and ice removal program, policy, or practice:

The College Grounds department first hand shovels and ice chips snow along walkways before any plowing is done.
Snow and ice is dumped into a front-end loader, which runs of biodiesel year-round.

Enviro-salts are used to reduce turf damage.


The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:
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