Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 53.85
Liaison Ruairi O'Mahony
Submission Date May 1, 2015
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Massachusetts Lowell
OP-5: Indoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.46 / 1.00 Glenn MacDonald
Executive Director of Environmental & Emergency Management
Environmental & Emergency Management
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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:
1,967,450 Square feet

Gross floor area of building space:
4,254,334 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 Office of Environmental and Emergency Management provides a comprehensive indoor air quality program. The program provides web based data management and automated expert reports including data collection of temperature, relative humidity, carbon dioxide, total volatile organic compounds, small particles, large particles, carbon monoxide, ozone, radon, and mold sampling. During new employee orientation and through Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) general awareness and program sessions/training, employees are informed to contact their supervisors or the EHS office and request an indoor air quality assessment if they have concerns for their indoor environment.

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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