Disposal of General Waste

Type of waste Where to dispose

General waste

Disposed of by the cleaning team during regular cleaning of working spaces, social facilities and teaching rooms.

Paper, Carton

Irchel Campus: according to instructions BDI 

All other UZH sites: Disposed of by the cleaning team during regular cleaning of working spaces, social facilities and teaching rooms.

Glass, PET bottles,

Metal, Aluminum

Please ask the disposal team responsible for your site.

List of contacts

Printing cartridges (only in original packaging)

Irchel Campus: Bring to incoming goods (Y11 D37)

Monday to Friday
7:00am to 4:00pm

All other UZH sites: Please bring it to the Postal Mail Desks or put it in the "Weibel AUS" box.

Nespresso capsules

Irchel Campus: Central disposal in Y32 D Exact location (PDF, 130 KB)

All other UZH sites: Please use the free Recycling@Home service provided by Nespresso. The University’s internal post personnel will hand over the special Nespresso recycling bags to the Swiss Post.

more information (PDF, 84 KB)