Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 52.06
Liaison Casey Meehan
Submission Date June 15, 2017
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STARS v2.0

Western Technical College
OP-2: Outdoor Air Quality

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 1.00 Amanda McCray
Intern
Sustainability Institute
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Does the institution have policies and/or guidelines in place to improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources?:
Yes

A brief description of the policies and/or guidelines to improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources:

WTC has implemented a variety of incentives for improve outdoor air quality and minimize air pollutant emissions from mobile sources. Alternative transportation is encouraged by WTC in enabling students, staff, and faculty to ride the Municipal Transit Utility (MTU) for free. Seven alternative low emitting and fuel efficient preferred parking spots and six carpool spots are reserved. Motorcycles and scooters can park for free in designated parking spots. Bicycle storage and changing rooms with showers are provided.


Has the institution completed an inventory of significant air emissions from stationary sources on campus?:
No

A brief description of the methodology(ies) the institution used to complete its air emissions inventory:
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Weight of the following categories of air emissions from stationary sources::
Weight of Emissions
Nitrogen oxides (NOx) ---
Sulfur oxides (SOx) ---
Carbon monoxide (CO) ---
Particulate matter (PM) ---
Ozone (O3) ---
Lead (Pb) ---
Hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) ---
Ozone-depleting compounds (ODCs) ---
Other standard categories of air emissions identified in permits and/or regulations ---

A brief description of the institution’s initiatives to minimize air pollutant emissions from stationary sources, including efforts made during the previous three years:
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The website URL where information about the institution’s outdoor air quality policies, guidelines or inventory is available:
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