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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 Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Eric O'Brien
Submission Date March 1, 2013
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STARS v1.1

University of Northern Iowa
OP-T2-36: Prohibiting Idling

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired William McKinley
Associate Director, Physical Plant Administration
Physical Plant
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Has the institution adopted a policy prohibiting idling?:
Yes

A brief description of the policy:

The Universities' current policy prohibits University service vehicles from idling at at loading dock areas on campus. This policy was enacted to prevent harmful gases released from idling cars into the air intakes located next to the docking stations.


The website URL where information about the policy is available:

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