|Submission Date||July 25, 2012|
University of Puget Sound
OP-1: Building Operations and Maintenance
Total building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
Building space that is maintained in accordance with sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies but is NOT certified under LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M:
Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Certified :
Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Silver certified :
Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Gold certified :
Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Platinum certified :
The website URL where a copy of the institution's guidelines or policies for sustainable building operations and maintenance is available :
An electronic copy of the guidelines or policies:
The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with sustainable building operation and maintenance guidelines and policies:
The university is committed to operating buildings in a sustainable manner. Although we do not have a LEED for existing buildings certification, we operate in a highly sustainable manner. Practices include: custodial staff use only green certified cleaning products; indoor air quality and energy usage are regularly monitored in each building; and pesticides or herbicides are not used unless completely necessary. Facilities Services managers and supervisors provide ongoing oversight of and adherence to sustainable operating methods.
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