|Submission Date||April 20, 2016|
OP-5: Indoor Air Quality
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):
York University Indoor Air Quality Program is designed to comply with legislated requirements and the Ontario Ministry of Labour guidelines for indoor air quality. Three parameters are controlled in order to be compliant with Ministry of Labour guidelines: Temperature, Relative Humidity, and Carbon dioxide. In the event of indoor air quality concerns, Campus Services and Business Operations are contacted to repair the problem, and if the problem is unknown, then the Department of Occupational Health and Safety are contacted to conduct an investigation.
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.