Environmental Management and Sustainable Development

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development (EMSD) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal, published by Macrothink Institute. It publishes original articles related to environment management and sustainable development.

Authors are encouraged to submit complete unpublished and original works, which are not under review in any other journals. The scopes of the journal include, but not limited to, the following topic areas:

  • Economics of environmental management
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Environmental legislation
  • Environmental policies and politics
  • Environmental systems
  • Improved energy efficiency
  • Process modification for pollution prevention
  • Remediation of contaminated sites
  • Resource quality, quantity and sustainability
  • Spill prevention and management
  • Sustainability
  • Sustainable development approaches and methods
  • Transport and fate of pollutants in the environment
  • Waste treatment and disposal
  • Water and energy related issues

The journal is published in online version which is free access and download.

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Paper Selection and Publication Process

a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b). Peer review. The review process may take 2-3 weeks.

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). The authors revise paper and pay publication fee(100USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download. We aim to post articles online within 3 weeks of acceptance.



: EMSD: Call for Papers


Environmental Management and Sustainable Development (EMSD) is calling for submission for the issue of Vol. 3, No. 2, November 2014

Welcome you to submit manuscripts to this journal. Please find the information for authors.

If you have any questions, please contact: emsd@macrothink.org

It is appreciated if you could share this information with your colleagues and associates. Thank you.


Posted: 2014-06-15 More...

: Recruitment for Reviewers


Status: Part time
Working language: English
Working style: Internet-based
Payment: Volunteer job, no payment


Participation in the peer-review process is absolutely essential to the success and reputation of the journal. Reviewers along with the editors determine which work is of quality and significance; and, because of the extensive readership, what research and scholarship will ultimately have an impact on literacy in classrooms nationally and internationally. Reviewers are asked to promote our journals by submitting their own manuscripts for review, by recommending and encouraging other potential authors, by introducing the journal to potential readers and subscribers; and/or by communicating formally and informally with the editors about issues of relevance to the journal..


a). have a doctoral degree in the specific subject related closely to the journal;
b). have a job at a university or academic organization, in a teaching or research position;
c). have free time outside your regular job, at least 6 hours per month (1-2 papers for review per month);
d). be familiar with the APA citation system;
e). be fluent in academic and professional English;
f). have a strong interest in a scholarly journal;
g). work quickly and accurately to tight deadlines;
h). have an effective network in your research field.

How to apply

1. Find details and download application form at here
2. Send your application to: emsd@macrothink.org

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Vol 3, No 2 (2014)

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development, Vol. 3, No. 2, November 2014

Table of Contents


Community-Based Water Governance under Integrated Water Resources Management Reform in Contemporary Rural China PDF
Haiyan Helen Yu 1-17
Factors Influencing the Implementation of Environmental Management Systems in Ghanaian Firms PDF
Samuel Famiyeh, Saint Kuttu, Ebenezer Bugri Anarfo 18-30
Determinants of Sustainable Vision Strategy PDF
Bhupendra Kumar Verma, Shirish Sangle 31-43
Carbon Sequestration and Carbon Management Policy Effects on Production Agriculture in the Texas High Plains PDF
Sanja Zivkovic, Darren Hudson 44-60
Sustainability Transitions: A Survey of an Emerging Field of Research PDF
Pasquale Marcello Falcone 61-83
An Analytical-Comparative Investigation of the Migration Flows in Informal Settlements of Karganeh, Ali Abad and Gel Sefid of Khorramabad City, Lorestan Province PDF
Mohammad Fathi Beyranvand, Asghar Nazarian, Kazem Jajarmi, Ezat Ezati 84-93
Rainfall Analysis over Mauritius Using Principal Component Analysis PDF
Sudhir Chetan Fowdur, Soonil Dutt Dharam Vir Rughooputh, Jayrani Cheeneebash, Ravindra Boojhawon, Ashvin Gopaul 94-108
The Impacts, Benefits and Cost of Sustainable Renovation to Existing Buildings in Mauritius and Setting up of Possible Strategies-Two Case Studies Untitled PDF
Reshma Rughooputh, Jayrani Cheeneebash, Muhammad Irfaan Mungroo 109-126
Sustainabiliy Analysis of Mariculture Management In Saleh Bay of Sumbawa District PDF
Muhammad Marzuki, I Wayan Nurjaya, Ari Purbayanto, Sugeng Budiharso, Eddi Supriyono 127-137
Retrofitting the Suburbs: Insulation, Density, Urban Form and Location PDF
Anne-Françoise Marique, Sigrid Reiter 138-153
An Inclusionary Strategy Reaching Empowering Outcomes Ten Years after a Two-Year Participatory Land Uses Management PDF
Patrick d’Aquino, Hermine Papazian 154-181
Development of Staff Cultural Capacity in an Intensive Environmental Stewardship Program for Urban Youth PDF
Rupanwita Gupta, John Fraser, Shelley J. Rank 182-205

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