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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 57.70
Liaison Jean-François Desgroseilliers
Submission Date May 31, 2016
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STARS v2.1

Polytechnique Montreal
OP-23: Rainwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 2.00 Michel Lareau
Chef du secteur énergie (Energy sector manager)
Service des immeubles (Building Management)
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Which of the following best describes the institution’s approach to rainwater management?:
No written policies, plans or guidelines, but green infrastructure and LID practices are used

A brief description of the institution’s green infrastructure and LID practices:

A vegetalised roof has been installed on the Lassonde buildings (LEED Gold certified), which allows rainwater harvesting.


A copy of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines:
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A brief description of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, guidelines and/or practices that supports the responses above:

Rainwater is collected and used in the toilets of the Lassonde buildings. In 2014-2015, nearly 2500 m3 of water were collected and used in the Lassonde buildings. The total amount of water consummed in those buildings is around 18500 m3, so nearly 15% of the water consumption comes from grey water.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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