Eastern Swizerland

Zero Waste in Eastern Switzerland

Zero Waste in Eastern Swizerland

Welcome to our fast growing Zero Waste Community here in Eastern Switzerland, where thousands of you are looking to reduce waste, preserve natural resources and create a more sustainable future!

There are lots of great activities happening in the region and we would be delighted to see you at one of them soon! And if you want to volunteer and help us out – see all the options below.

Find here the FAQ on the Zero Waste or on the association ZeroWaste Switzerland.

Who are we ?

Our local ambassadors :

Elly

Elly

Ambassador – Eastern Switzerland
It started at the monthly English book club meet, in the Toggenburg Alps where she lives. She was talking to a friend who had just read the book ‘Zero Waste Home’ by Bea Johnson. The conversation awakened something in her – something that was not new – but an ember that had been burning in...
Franziska

Franziska

Ambassador - Region Walensee, St.Gallen, Eastern Switzerland
Already since early on in her life Franziska enjoyed going shopping for her mum on her bike with her own backpack. As she grew and started travelling the world she was annoyed by the many plastic bags on her travels. As an adult, she wanted to develop herself personally, professionally and creatively and to produce...
Martina

Martina

Ambassador – Zurich
Being passionate about local food, it’s important to Martina to support the small shops in her region. Shopping locally led her to discover her local Zero Waste Café and shop, Foifi, in Zurich. This discovery introduced her to ZeroWaste Switzerland, something that she immediately knew she wanted to be a part of. Protection of nature...
Martina

Martina

Coordinator Communications
Being passionate about local food, it’s important to Martina to support the small shops in her region. Shopping locally led her to discover her local Zero Waste Café and shop, Foifi, in Zurich. This discovery introduced her to ZeroWaste Switzerland, something that she immediately knew she wanted to be a part of. Protection of nature...

Activities

All our events taking place in Eastern Switzerland and its area are listed in the agenda.

Follow the Facebook page Zero Waste Eastern Switzerland to get to know all our future events.

Here is a short glimpse of what we offer in Eastern Switzerland:

Zero Waste Workshops

Fun and interactive workshops that show you how you can significantly reduce your household waste by adopting Zero Waste habits in your daily life.

Zero Waste Coffe-demo

An informal aperitif for anyone interested in the Zero Waste lifestyle where people can exchange practical tips and meet people who share their ideas. Each Café has a theme with a 30-minute demonstration to show you how easy it is to make some of your own products and thus more easily avoid plastic packaging.

Zero Waste Conferences & other events

These events are published on the agenda and on our Facebook page, 1 to 2 months in advance.

Get involved

Volunteer in Eastern Switzerland

We’re always looking for volunteers. If you would like to volunteer to help in any way, send us an email at ostschweiz@zerowasteswitzerland.ch

Become a member

Become a member of Zero Waste Switzerland to support our work in Eastern Switzerland and elsewhere in Switzerland and benefit from a number of advantages.

Donate

You can also donate to Zero Waste Switzerland to support our work in Eastern Switzerland and elsewhere in Switzerland.

Contact

Email

info@zerowasteswitzerland.ch

Facebook

Follow the Facebook page Zero Waste Eastern Switzerland and join the local community.