Air Quality Awareness Week Champion

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Air Quality Partnership Activities Checklist

Air Quality Alerts

Business receives air quality alerts & shares alerts with employees

  • Receives EnviroFlash alerts
  • sends email alerts to employees
  • posts alerts on intranet
  • posts desk tent cards at receptionist desk
  • raises AQA flag


Transportation

Encourages employees to reduce emissions from transportation choices

  • Offers RideECO or other transit benefit
  • Encourages vanpooling, carpooling, or biking
  • Sponsors work shuttle
  • Hosts Mobility Alternative Presentation to or tabling events for employees


Manages fleet to reduce emissions

  • Has fleet anti-idling policy
  • Utilizes alternative fuel vehicles in fleet


Office sustainability actions

  • Practices office energy conservation
  • Participates in office waste reduction practices and programs


Partner takes additional actions on Air Quality Action Days

  • Avoids mowing or gas powered lawn equipment on AQA Days
  • Encourages fleet to refuel at end of day
  • Does not test diesel generators or equipment on AQA days