Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 38.84
Liaison Suzanne Wood
Submission Date Nov. 29, 2012
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STARS v1.1

University of Massachusetts Medical School
OP-3: Indoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Suzanne Edmunds
Environmental Health & Safety
Environmental Health & Safety
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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 :
2,830,000 Square Feet

Total occupied building space :
2,830,000 Square Feet

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

The Indoor Air Quality Policy applies to all UMMS buildings and outlines the proceedures for occupants to report indoor air quality (IAQ) concerns so the the proper IAQ mornitoring can take place and the issues can be identified and adressed.
Additionally the new Sherman Center opening 12/12/2012 will be equipt with an IAQ monitoring sytems, Aircuity, which collects air samples and adjusts the air changes to enure that addequite IAQ is maintained. Aircuity will also soon be installed in the Lazare Research Building.

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

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