Waste collection structure
- Peeling and food left-overs from the restaurants are transformed into biogas at the Saugealles farm
- Each workplace has its own container for paper recycling
- The IT repair center (CRI) collects computers, printers, peripheral devices, displays, keyboards, cables, etc. from the EPFL (yellow barcode)
- At each level of EPFL buildings, containers are available for the recovery of paper, aluminum, PET and glass
- Each building also have a mini center for cardboard, batteries and toner recycling
Main waste-recycling center
The main waste recycling center is open from Monday, 7:30am to Friday 3pm. If you have any question, please contact Mr Stephen Poplineau, in charge of recycling: +41 (0) 21 69 32079.
In order to reduce the production of waste linked to takeaway meals, the food trucks will no longer provide disposable dishes, EPFL is testing a reusable lunchbox between September 12 and December 19, 2017.
Clients get a 10% discount on their hot beverages at the Arcadie, Epicure and CyberCafé if they bring their own cup.