RUAG Environment

Since 1992, RUAG Environment Ltd has been the experienced, reliable Swiss market leader for complete solutions in the environmentally-friendly, sustainable and resource-efficient disposal and recycling of electrical and electronic equipment....

Recycling and Disposal

Range of services

  • Expert, professional disposal of electric and electronic goods
  • SWICO and SENS recycler
  • Disposal of toxic substances/special waste
  • Consulting service in the fields of recycling/resource management
  • Secure waste disposal
  • Advice and support with certification
  • Individual logistics solutions as waste disposal contractor (complete recycling and waste management) or specialised niche service provider
  • Packaging management (containers, boxes, special packaging, etc.)
  • Provider of innovative environmental services


Natural resources are in short supply and should be conserved as much as possible. For a growing number of consumers, dealing with raw materials in a sustainable manner and the entrepreneurial responsibility associated with this are an important aspect when deciding what to buy. Therefore, careful waste disposal and recycling methods are increasingly in the spotlight.

RUAG Environment Ltd provides its customers with proficient, reliable services in the secure recovery of recyclable materials, from individual services to comprehensive total solutions. 

RUAG Environment Ltd guarantees

  • Swiss quality
  • Adherence to delivery dates
  • Awareness of costs
  • Environmentally-sensible working procedures.

Our commitment

Many years of know-how
Issues such as recycling and waste reduction or the saving of primary resources and energy are on the minds of and challenge today's society more and more. As a provider of an extensive range of services in the recycling and waste disposal sector, RUAG Environment Ltd is facing up to these challenges and in so doing relying on the established know-how of its personnel.

Based on partnership
By training apprentices, RUAG Environment Ltd is paving the way for tomorrow's young talents. The mixture of many years of experience and fresh input from the next generation is making a vital contribution to the company's continuing further development.
RUAG Environment Ltd cooperates closely with associated companies and specialist departments, in order to always keep its knowledge of and commitment to the environmentally-friendly handling of waste materials up-to-date.

Safety first
Safety is always top priority in all we do. This starts with the collection of the goods and ends with accountable recycling and correct disposal. It is important to be aware of this responsibility to employees, customers and the environment.

Strict guidelines
The quality management of RUAG Environment Ltd is certified according to the international standard DIN EN ISO 9001. Thanks to its compliance with the international standard DIN EN ISO 14001, the company also has an obligation with regard to the optimal use of resources and the protection of the environment. Applicable for recycling processes are the guidelines of the Stiftung Entsorgung Schweiz (SENS) [Swiss Waste Disposal Foundation] and the Swiss Economic Association for the Suppliers of Information, Communication and Organizational Technology (Swico Recycling). They also satisfy the requirements of the international WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) directive.

Collection and logistics

RUAG Environment Ltd specialises in the disposal of disused electric and electronic apparatus. This includes

  • Large and small household appliances
  • Office and IT equipment
  • Refrigeration equipment
  • Industrial electronic equipment
  • Various packaging materials
  • Special and industrial waste
  • Hazardous goods

A smoothly-operating, nationwide Swiss network of collection point partners results in shorter journeys and cuts CO2 emissions. If required, RUAG Environment Ltd can set up special collection facilities at the customer's premises and organise transport. RUAG Environment Ltd ensures carefully-selected and secure means of Transportation.