Log In
  • AASHE-STARS

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

Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Jenny McNamara
Submission Date Feb. 11, 2011
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.0

Portland State University
Tier2-1: Waterless Urinals

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired PJ Houser
Office Assistant
Campus Sustainability Office
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution use at least one waterless urinal?:
Yes

A brief description of the technology employed:

According to Brett Nance of Facilities:
Engineering Building has several.
East Hall has 1.
Ondine has a few.
Science and Education Building was retrofitted with 2.

More information...
According to http://www.pdx.edu/sustainability/water:
Many campus buildings, including University Place Hotel, Broadway Housing Building, Epler Hall, and the Northwest Center for Engineering, Science and Technology, feature low-flow faucets and showerhead fixtures, in addition to double-flush toilets (which use different amounts of water based on user preference) and waterless urinals.


The website URL where information about the technology 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.