Zero Waste in Fribourg

Zero Waste in Fribourg

Welcome to our fast growing Zero Waste Community here in Fribourg, 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 :



Ambassador – Bulle (Fribourg)
The Zero Waste lifestyle became an evidence in Stephanie’s life at the end of 2016, after different events happened: the need to clear her interior, to put her garbage can on a diet, to open the “Au P’tit  tout” bulk grocery store, reading Bea Johnson’s book, the necessity to get out of the ambient consumer...
Christelle Urfer

Christelle Urfer

Trainer - Riviera-Chablais / Lausanne / Fribourg
Becoming a mother has completely changed her worldview – avoiding chemicals in the products around us, reducing our consumption to preserve the planet and limit pollution, have become her priorities. This new, simpler way of life has considerably improved her life, and through the workshops, she hopes to be able to help others follow this...


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

Follow the Facebook page Zéro Waste Fribourg to get to know all our future events.

Here is a short glimpse of what we offer in Fribourg:

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 Fribourg

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

Become a member

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


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




Follow the Facebook page Zéro Waste Fribourg and join the local community Zero déchets – Fribourg.