Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.66
Liaison Eric Boles
Submission Date March 5, 2021
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Arkansas
OP-2: Outdoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Eric Boles
Director
Office for Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have policies and/or guidelines in place to improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources on campus?:
Yes

A brief description of the policies and/or guidelines to improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources:

The University of Arkansas has signage to stop idling near the air intake zones around campus. The University of Arkansas has also has had a no smoking on UofA property policy since 2008. This also applies to the campus landscape.


Has the institution completed an inventory of significant air emissions from stationary campus sources or else verified that no such emissions are produced?:
Yes

Weight of the following categories of air emissions from stationary sources::
Weight of Emissions
Nitrogen oxides (NOx) 78.30 Tons
Sulfur oxides (SOx) ---
Carbon monoxide (CO) 86.10 Tons
Particulate matter (PM) 9.60 Tons
Ozone (O3) ---
Lead (Pb) 0.00 Tons
Hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) ---
Ozone-depleting compounds (ODCs) ---
Other standard categories of air emissions identified in permits and/or regulations ---

A brief description of the methodology(ies) the institution used to complete its air emissions inventory:

Attached is a table that the University of Arkansas has a summary of all emission level limits. This is also based on permit #2011-AR-15 which includes all of Fayetteville campuses and satellite campuses except the farm.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:

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