Municipal waste Section

This section:

  • is responsible for the environmentally sound recovery and disposal of municipal waste and for supervision and implementation at the federal level;
  • supports the ecologically and economically efficient recycling of municipal waste;
  • oversees compulsory financial systems with prepaid disposal fees; assists with voluntary financial systems;
  • coordinates and works together with the cantons, with industry and with other stakeholders in the domain of municipal waste;
  • represents Switzerland in international bodies on the topic of waste management

Personnel

Isabel Junker
Position: Head of section
Tel.: +41 58 482 01 95
E-Mail: isabel.junker@bafu.admin.ch

Michael Hügi
Function: Deputy head of section
Responsibilities: Thermal disposal procedures, energy use with thermal waste treatment, material flows, waste statistics, recycling, OECD Working Party on Resource Productivity and Waste
Tel.: +41 58 462 93 16
E-mail: michael.huegi@bafu.admin.ch

Samuel Anrig
Position:
scientific officer
Responsibilities: Implementation of the OADW in the domain of municipal waste
Tel: +41 58 485 66 84
E-mail: samuel.anrig@bafu.admin.ch

Corinne Spillmann
Function: 
Scientific officer
Responsibilities: Medical waste, batteries (Chem RRV), beverage containers (BCO), implementation of the OADW in the domain of municipal waste
Tel.: +41 58 465 39 20
E-mail: corinne.spillmann@bafu.admin.ch

Isabelle Baudin
Function: Scientific officer
Responsibilities: Electronic waste (ORDEE), beverage containers (BCO), rare technical metals, implementation of the OADW in the domain of municipal waste
Tel.: +41 58 464 70 95
E-mail: isabelle.baudin@bafu.admin.ch

Amanda Finger
Function:
Scientific officer
Responsibilities: Implementation of the OADW in the domain of municipal waste
Tel.: +41 58 481 29 81
E-mail: amanda.finger@bafu.admin.ch

Cornelia Rotzetter
Function:
Scientific officer
Responsibilities: Beverage containers (BCO),  implementation of the OADW in the domain of municipal waste
Tel.: +41 58 483 96 12
E-mail: cornelia.rotzetter@bafu.admin.ch

Roger Ziörjen
Function: Scientific officer
Responsibilities: Circular economy, education in the waste sector, implementation of the OADW in the domain of municipal waste
Tel.: +41 58 465 20 47
E-mail: roger.zioerjen@bafu.admin.ch
 

 
 

Contact
Last modification 07.07.2022

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Contact

Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
Waste and Resources Division

Postal address:
CH-3003 Bern

Location of our offices:
Monbijoustrasse 40, 3003 Bern

Tel.: +41 58 462 93 80

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