Maja Wiprachtiger
ETH Zurich
Zurich, Switzerland
Member ID 1713
Member since Jun 04, 2018
Status Active


Maja Wiprächtiger (born 1992) graduated with a Masters in Environmental Engineering from ETH Zurich in 2017 and started her PhD at the Ecological Systems Design group at ETH Zurich in February 2018. Her PhD project ‘TACLE - Towards A sustainable CircuLar Economy’ focuses on the environmental assessment of the Swiss economy by combining material flow analysis (MFA) and life cycle assessment (LCA). The project is embedded in the National Research Project (NRP) 73 ( and has the aim to environmentally but also socio-economically (this is done in collaboration with the Group for Sustainability and Technology at ETH Zurich) assess the Swiss economy and in the end give recommendations how to improve its circularity and sustainability.