Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 45.27
Liaison Meghna Tare
Submission Date July 12, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Texas at Arlington
OP-5: Indoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Meghna Tare
Office of Sustainability
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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:
596,604.02 Square meters

Gross floor area of building space:
596,604.02 Square meters

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):

Source control, building/zone pressurization, filtration, and ventilation-dilution are a few of the many methods utilized by UT Arlington to maintain excellent indoor air quality.

UT Arlington has recently upgraded most HVAC systems on campus with MERV 13 or better filtration, with most new HVAC installations also including UVG lighting for microbrial control. In addition, UTA's work order system is operational continually to receive and respond to occupant comfort and IAQ complaints in timely fashion.

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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