As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times. Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.
Announcement: COVID-19 impact on peer review
A comprehensive analysis of the animal carcinogenicity data for glyphosate
Since the introduction of glyphosate-tolerant genetically-modified plants, glyphosate has become the most widely used pesticide on the planet. This review considers the adequacy of recent studies for addressing the carcinogenicity of glyphosate and reanalyzes data to identify significant increases in tumors.Read more
What is useful research? The good, the bad, and the stable
Any scientific journal wishes to add to the general store of knowledge. At Environmental Health, we also strive to publish research that is useful for public health. In this Editorial the journal ponders the question of how to inspire, improve and support the best research and its translation.Read more
Call for papers: Environmental justice and policy research
Environmental justice is the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people in regards to environmental laws, regulations and protection from environmental health hazards. Environmental Health calls for papers in this subject area which will be a part of a cross-journal collection.Read more
Blogs from Environmental Health
19 September 2019
Open Peer Review policy
Environmental Health operates an open peer-review system, where the reviewers' names are included on the peer review reports for authors. For more information, see our peer-review policy.
Philippe Grandjean, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
David Ozonoff, Boston University School of Public Health, USA
Aims and scope
Environmental Health publishes manuscripts on all aspects of environmental and occupational medicine and related studies in toxicology and epidemiology.
The journal is aimed at scientists and practitioners in all areas of environmental science where human health and well-being are involved, either directly or indirectly. Environmental Health is a public health journal serving the public health community and scientists working on matters of public health interest and importance pertaining to the environment.
Announcing the launch of In Review
Environmental Health, in partnership with Research Square, is now offering In Review. Authors choosing this free optional service will be able to:
- Share their work with fellow researchers to read, comment on, and cite even before publication
- Showcase their work to funders and others with a citable DOI while it is still under review
- Track their manuscript - including seeing when reviewers are invited, and when reports are received
Environmental Health lists relevant EH opportunities for free. Please send your brief description of the opportunity with the URL to the Managing Editor, Colleen Bouzan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Journal Metrics
77 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
33 days to first decision for all manuscripts
152 days from submission to acceptance
17 days from acceptance to publication
4.430 - 2-year Impact Factor
5.075 - 5-year Impact Factor
1.547 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
1.433 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
2,082 Altmetric mentions