Zurich

Zero Waste in Zurich

Zero Waste in Zurich

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

Linda

Linda

Ambassador - Zurich
Linda started to question why we throw away so much garbage after reading a book about plastic waste. She felt terrible that there is no where to go, that isn’t already touched by garbage. Growing up in Norway surrounded by beautiful nature, hiking and fishing, she wanted her kids to be able to do the...
Aline

Aline

Ambassador – Zurich
The interest in sustainability issues began with the decision to cut all meat and fish products out of her diet. At first the reason was her empathy for all living beings, later all the associated environmental factors strengthened her decision. Soon, the theme of regional and seasonal products also became a consideration. Through her work,...

Activities

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

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

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

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 Zurich

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

Become a member

Become a member of Zero Waste Switzerland to support our work in Zurich 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 Zurich and elsewhere in Switzerland.