Spin-offs of Eawag

If a research project leads to a business idea, Eawag supports the establishment of a spin-off company and assists young entrepreneurs professionally during the start-up phase, and without too much red tape.


Aquatic ecology and fisheries managementWebseite

aQuaTox-Solutions GmbH

Services in the field of aquatic eco-toxicology, alternatives to conventional animal testsWebseite


The company develops software solutions for data analysis for mass spectrometric long-term monitoring of organic micropollutants in aquatic systemsWebsite

eQcharta GmbH

Ecohydrology, remote sensing, renaturalizationWebseite

Gasometrix GmbH

Environmental monitoring, development and production; mass spectrometers for gas analysis in the fieldWebseite

onCyt Microbiology AG

Microbial monitoring, on site, in real time and fully automatedWebseite


Advising national and international development organizations on behavioural changeWebseite


New technology for the separation and detection of pathogens in water and food; accurate results in under an hourWebseite

Vuna GmbH

Decentralised wastewater treatment, waterless sanitation systems, resource recoveryWebseite


Planning and testing the capacity of WTPs to deal with roof and road run-off; monitoring of decentralised urban drainage facilities and surface watersWebseite