Publication Ethics

Editor in Chief
  • Ensure that the journal's editors and editorial board are identified in the journal masthead.
  • Provide guidelines to the authors for submission ofmanuscript.
  • Establishing a system for effective and rapid peer review.
  • Treating all authors with fairness, courtesy, objectivity, honesty, and transparency.
  • Protecting the confidentiality of every author’s work.
  • Making editorial decisions with reasonable speed and communicating them in a clear and constructive manner.
  • Conducting peer review of submitted manuscripts.
  • Assigning papers for review appropriate to each reviewer’s area of interest and expertise.
  • Allowing reviewers appropriate time to complete their reviews.
  • Maintaining the journal’s internal integrity.
  • Making recommendations about improved evaluation and dissemination of scientific material.
  • Manuscript submissions must be made through the journal’s online manuscript system at
  • Authors MUST follow the “Author Guidelines” that stated in the Environmental and Toxicology Management website.
  • The manuscript has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The manuscript MUST in Microsoft Word and NOT IN PDF FORMAT.
  • Avoiding personal comments or criticism
  • Notifying the editor immediately if unable to review in a timely manner and providing the names of potential other reviewers.
  • Providing a thoughtful, fair, constructive, and informative critique of the submitted work, which may include supplementary material provided to the journal by the author.
  • Material under review should not be shared or discussed with anyone outside the review process unless necessary and approved by the editor.
  • Complete the review process within the schedule.