|Submission Date||Oct. 14, 2015|
University of Washington, Seattle
OP-5: Indoor Air Quality
Facility Health & Safety, EH&S
Floor area of building space covered by an indoor air quality (IAQ) management program that meets the criteria for this credit:
Gross floor area of building space:
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 University of Washington’s Environmental Health & Safety department is responsible for ensuring the quality of indoor air for University buildings, working in partnership with Facilities Services to ensure compliance with air quality standards, and proper ventilation and fume hoods for areas known to produce air contaminants. EH&S investigates and resolves air quality complaints or concerns, and offers information on their website for how to reduce indoor air contamination.
The website URL where information about the institution’s indoor air quality program(s) is available:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.