Zero Waste in Lausanne

Zero Waste in Lausanne

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

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...
Jessica Héritier

Jessica Héritier

Animatrice - Morges / Yverdon / Nyon
Mother to two daughters, Jessica couldn’t imagine participating in the destruction of the planet in which they are meant to live and grow. That’s why Bea Johnson’s book took its place on her bedside table and their new lifestyle began… Working in the field of positive education, respecting others and the surroundings is a fundamental...


Ambassador – Lausanne
She entered the Zero Waste world through the door of… cosmetics! A pure city dweller, it was first the desire to change her way of consuming that led her to make her own beauty products, then her household products. Later she discovered minimalism, the pleasure of surrounding herself with the essential, thus leading her to...


Having grown up in a family where the environment was a very important topic, with the whole vegetarian family, her passion for environment continued to grow when Leona began her studies in this field. Despite her strong interest in ecology, the theme of waste never had much importance until the day a friend challenged her...


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

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

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

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 Lausanne

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 Lausanne and elsewhere in Switzerland and benefit from a number of advantages.


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




Follow the Facebook page Zero Waste Lausanne and join the local community.