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October 12, 2012

On 2nd October 2012 the foundation stone was laid in the Neugut water treatment plant for the first ozonation facility in Switzerland. Read more

June 22, 2012

The aquatic environment provides us with many valuable services, including a supply of drinking water and fish as well as various means of transportation and places of recreation. Attempts to provide these services with technological solutions would be futile or prohibitively expensive. Read more

June 12, 2012

In a unique field experiment, ten research groups from nine different countries have studied the ecological status of 100 streams across Europe. This was the first study to make extensive use of leaf-litter breakdown as an assessment method.. Read more

December 16, 2011

Das Schweizer Strassennetz weist eine Gesamtlänge von über 71000 km auf. Die Autobahnen, die Kantonsstrassen und die meisten Gemeindestrassen werden seit 1956 im Winter bei entsprechender Witterung mit Streusalz behandelt. Read more

June 21, 2011

On Wednesday, 22 June 2011 Eawag will celebrate its 75th anniversary with an information day under the motto "Healthy water resources - balancing the needs of humans and the environment".. Read more

April 29, 2011

Die Klimaerwärmung trägt dazu bei, dass sich der Sauerstoffmangel in europäischen Gewässern verstärkt. Um einen Überblick über die Prozesse in den europäischen Binnengewässern und Meeren zu erhalten, sammeln Wissenschafter und Wissenschafterinnen aus 20 europäischen Forschungsinstitutionen und elf Ländern seit zwei Jahren Daten im Rahmen des EU-Projektes «HYPOX».. Read more