Eawag CCAC

Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology

Eawag is part of the ETH Domain, which comprises the two Federal Institutes of Technology in Zurich and Lausanne and the four research institutions PSI, Empa, WSL and Eawag. The headquarters of Eawag are located in Dübendorf, Zurich. The joint library of the research institutions of the ETH Domain (Lib4RI), the Ecotox Centre and a child care centre are also located there. Eawag also manages the Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Biogeochemistry (CEEB) in Kastanienbaum, which is not far from Lucerne and directly on Lake Lucerne.

With its research infrastructure, Eawag provides an excellent environment for research in aquatic science and technology. Eawag’s research departments are dedicated to three areas:

  • Water for human welfare with a focus on drinking water and wastewater
  • Water for ecosystem function with a focus on biodiversity, ecosystems and pollutants
  • Strategies for making trade-offs and resolving competing demands
    with a focus on water and development, Inputs for societal decision-making and energy

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