Department Environmental Social Sciences

Environmental Social Sciences

We aim at understanding social change with a focus on water and sanitation from an integrative social science perspective

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News

September 23, 2022 –

Eawag symposium 2022: ESS members win both the price for the best poster and for the best talk!

Eawag symposium 2022: ESS members win both the price for the best poster and for the best talk!

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August 4, 2022 –

25 years ago, urine-diverting toilets were no more than an idea, challenging the central paradigm of wastewater treatment plants. Since then, however, modular water technologies have become increasingly important. Using a new...

25 years ago, urine-diverting toilets were no more than an idea, challenging the central paradigm of wastewater treatment plants. Since then, however, modular water technologies have become increasingly important. Using a new method, scientists at Eawag have mapped the dynamics of this transition.

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July 18, 2022 –

As part of a new national research programme that aims to replace animal experiments in research, the National Science Foundation is supporting a project at Eawag. This opens up new possibilities for determining the toxicity of...

As part of a new national research programme that aims to replace animal experiments in research, the National Science Foundation is supporting a project at Eawag. This opens up new possibilities for determining the toxicity of chemical substances based solely on tests with cultured cells and computer models. Animal experiments could thus be replaced.

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Events and Seminars

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