We help protect what we need:
a clean environment. So that the future is worthwhile for all of us.
We examine soil, water, air and buildings for pollutants, and advise on the development of new sustainable products. For a future worth living for us all.
Econetta emerged from Arcadis Switzerland and was founded in 1995 as independent BMG Engineering AG. We build on more than 25 years of commitment to sustainable environmental consulting.
Our future is linked to the values of this pioneering work:
Responsibility: Based on scientific quality, we find reliable and solution-oriented answers to complex cases. This is how we create trust.
Sustainability: Is the core of our attitude and a working principle in all projects. On a small scale as well as on a large scale: the effect of our actions counts.
Collaboration: Whether in a team, through our lived proximity to clients or in a network with authorities. Together we develop the better solutions.
founded as local partner for remediation of contaminated sites
the organisation with an international radiance
the environmental consultants with Swiss roots
We combine science-based consulting and laboratory expertise with flexible, efficient and effective solutions. We maintain long-standing client relationships, partnerships and an established network with regulatory and local authorities.
Site Evaluation & Restoration
In renovation and construction projects or in property transactions: We assess the risk to the environment and people from pollutants, provide certainty in planning and support the implementation of measures.
Product Compliance & Sustainability
We develop strategies to comply with chemical legislation and improve sustainability in order to bring chemical products to market in compliance with the law and to use them responsibly.
We analyse building materials, water and solid samples for classical and emerging pollutants. Additional screening analyses can detect relevant pollutants and include them in monitoring campaigns, for example.
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We conduct studies to clarify physico-chemical properties, as well as toxicological effects on our aquatic environment, and biodegradability. Whether for regulatory purposes, or for the development of active substances and products.
From contaminated site management and chemical risk assessment to support for sustainable product development: we create solutions that are worthwhile for everyone.
Detection of pesticide emissions at production sites
Laboratory tests to optimise water protection
Development of a testing program to determine the treatability of pesticides
Systematic application of the examination program
Testing of 54 active substances in 83 commercially available plant protection products
Site development of former cellulose factory, Attisholz SO
Technical investigations, remediation planning and supervision
Supplementary historical and technical investigations, planning and implementation of groundwater monitoring
Feasibility study and elaboration of remediation options regarding mercury contamination (former chlor-alkali electrolysis)
Obtaining a temporary authorisation for two substances in the pharmaceutical industry
Development of a strategy to obtain REACH authorization
Clarifications with the production sites on the uses of the substances
Preparation of a dossier with well-founded risk assessments, measures for the greatest possible risk red
Large-scale construction projects in all of Switzerland
Risk assessment for pollutant discharge into water bodies and groundwater
Compound flow analysis and ecotoxicological assessment of all construction chemicals and explosives used
Assessment of the impact on the water quality of the surrounding and downstream water bodies
Risk assessment for the input of
New construction and renovation of Quai Zurich
Investigation of building pollutants and supervision of remediation measures
Investigation for building pollutants
Planning of the renovation work, preparation of the tender documents and technical bid review
Preparation of measurement and remediation concept
Technical construction management with o
Thermal in-situ remediation CKW, Zurich
Planning and supervision of the first in-situ remediation in the canton of Zurich
Historical and technical investigation and risk assessment
Site documentation for cost allocation
Comparison of variants and renovation project
Planning, tendering and technical site management of thermal in-situ remediatio
We are an interdisciplinary team of around 60 scientists and engineers who are committed to customer-oriented and sustainable solutions every day. We look forward to talking to you. Get in touch with us.
Lukas Gasser, CEO
Bereichsleiter Standortbewertung und Sanierung
+41 44 732 92 37
Dr. Anja Liedtke
Bereichsleiterin Umwelttoxikologie und Umweltanalytik
+41 44 732 92 74
Dr. Karina Urmann
Bereichsleiterin Produktkonformität und Nachhaltigkeit
+41 44 732 92 81
As a company, we are successful thanks to the people who work with us. To strengthen our team, we are currently looking for:
Projektleiter:in Project manager Site Evaluation & Restoration/ Environmental chemist (80-100%)
How to find us
Welcome to Econetta. How can we support you? Present your projects, ideas and concerns to us.
CH-8952 Schlieren ZH
+41 44 732 92 92