Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 60.05
Liaison Chelsea Dalton
Submission Date Dec. 11, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Toronto Mississauga
OP-3: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.08 / 3.00 Ahmed Azhari
Director, Utilities & Sustainability
Facilities Management & Planning
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Total floor area of newly constructed or renovated building space:
24,752.38 Square Metres

Floor area of eligible building space designed and built in accordance with published green building codes, policies, and/or rating systems:
Floor area
Certified at the highest achievable level under a multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Platinum or Certified Living Building) 0 Square Metres
Certified at the 2nd highest level under a 4- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Gold) 0 Square Metres
Certified at mid-level under a 3- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., BREEAM Very Good) 0 Square Metres
Certified at a step above minimum level under ar 4- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Silver) 0 Square Metres
Certified at minimum level under a multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Certified) 0 Square Metres
Certified/verified at any level under a multi-attribute, non-GBC rating system for design and construction, a green building code, or a single-attribute rating system for design and construction 0 Square Metres
Designed and built in accordance with a multi-attribute green building code, policy, guideline, or rating system, but not certified/verified 21,352.59 Square Metres
Designed and built in accordance with a single-attribute green building code, policy, guideline, or rating system, but not certified/verified 0 Square Metres
Total 21,352.59 Square Metres

Percentage of newly constructed or renovated building space certified under a green building rating system for design and construction:
0

A list of new construction and major renovation projects that indicates the green building code, policy/guideline, or rating system that applies to each building:

UTM's newest academic building, Maanjiwe Nendamowinan, was completed in 2018. The building will be certified LEED silver or higher. The project was registered with the Canada Green Building Council in 2016, however certification is currently still pending.

The building features:

More than 80 per cent of the waste from the demolition of the old building was recycled or reused
Recycled and locally sourced building materials
A green cleaning program
Low-emitting paints, sealants, coatings and flooring systems
The building is extremely water-efficient, using 88 per cent less potable water than a conventional building
A rainwater reuse system, with a capacity of 20,000 gallons — the collected rainwater is used for irrigation and toilet flushing
Energy-efficient mechanical systems, which are expected to use 22 per cent less energy than a conventional building


An inventory of new construction and major renovation projects that indicates the green building code, policy/guideline, or rating system that applies to each building:
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Website URL where information about the institution’s green building design and construction program is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Total floor area of newly constructed or renovated building space in the last 5 years, including MN but not as LEED Silver as certification has not been awarded yet.

1. Putnam Place Major Reno 2019 - 2,844.00sqm
2. Research Greenhouse June 2016 - 365.11sqm
3. Early Learning Centre Major Reno 2019 - 190.68sqm
4. Maanjiwe nendamowinan Sept 2018 - 21,352.59sqm

Total = 24,752.38sqm

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