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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 Gold
Overall Score 66.39
Liaison Maria Kirrane
Submission Date July 20, 2018
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STARS v2.1

University College Cork - National University of Ireland, Cork
OP-23: Rainwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 2.00 Pat Mehigan
Energy Manager
Buildings and Estates
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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:

Case by case basis, all projects look at use of rainwater and greywater for toilet flushing.
The Beaufort Building uses rainwater collection for toilet flushing.
The Tyndall uses rainwater for plant watering.
Western Gateway building uses greywater from river heatpump for toilet flushing
The Glucksman gallery uses greywater from heatpump for toilet flushing.


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, and/or guidelines that supports the responses above:
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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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