Environmental Management and Sustainable Development

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development (ISSN 2164-7682) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal, published by Macrothink Institute. This journal, published semiannually (May and November) in online version, keeps readers up-to-date with the latest developments in all aspects of environment management and sustainable development. The online version is free access and download.

Authors are encouraged to submit complete unpublished and original works, which are not under review in any other journals.

http://www.macrothink.org/journal/public/journals/31/pageHeaderTitleImage_en_US.jpgThe 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

This journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail (emsd@macrothink.org).


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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 4-10 weeks.

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

d). The authors revise paper and pay the Article Processing Charge (Formatting and Hosting)(100USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.


Call for Papers:

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development (EMSD) is calling for papers for the issue of Vol. 13, No. 2, November 2024 (Deadline: October 1, 2024).

Welcome you to submit manuscripts to this issue. 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.


Recruitment for Reviewers:

We are recruiting reviewers for the journal. If you are interested in becoming a reviewer, we welcome you to join us. Please find the application form and details at http://macrothink.org/recruitment.htm and e-mail the completed application form to emsd@macrothink.org


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  • Current Issue(This issue is In Progress but contains articles that are final and fully citable)


Vol 13, No 2 (2024): [In Progress]

Environmental Management and Sustainable Development, Vol. 13, No. 2, November 2023

Table of Contents


Dusan Schreiber, Débora Alessandra da Silva