Eawag is dedicated to providing its employees with a working environment that stimulates excellent scientific work. The various support departments serve to allow the operational aspects of research to run as efficiently as possible. They also ensure that Eawag is properly connected up to its partners within the ETH Domain as well as outside the academic world.
The support departments at Eawag provide services in the areas of IT, personnel, finance, communications, knowledge and technology transfer, continuing professional education and development, technical services and apprenticeships. The joint library for the Research Institutes of the ETH Domain is also now located at Eawag, and there is a nursery on the Dübendorf campus, run jointly with Empa.