Calls for papers


International Journal of Environmental Technology and Management
International Journal of Environmental Technology and Management


Special Issue on: "Eco-design of Multilateral Recycling Systems and Development of Circulating Economy in Asia"

Guest Editors:
Dr. Li ZhiDong, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan
Professor Jun Fujimoto, University of Tokyo, Japan
Professor Yasushi Umeda, Osaka University, Japan
Professor Zhang Aling, Tsinghua University, P. R. China

This special issue will focus on problem-oriented analyses and constructive suggestions on recycling systems and circulating economy development in Asia, especially in China and Japan. and between these two countries.

Subject Coverage
Coverage of this special issue includes, but is not limited to, econometric analyses, as well as institutional and field studies on the following subjects:
  • Circulating economy and 3R (reduce, reuse and recycling) policy and strategies
  • Current status, trends and related issues on circulating economy and 3R
  • Study on the integrated indicators of circulating economy
  • Risk evaluation of resource circulation in Asia
  • Cost-profit analysis of multilateral recycling system in Asia
  • Case studies on recycling systems by used goods, such as vehicle, personal computers, etc.
  • Field studies on regional development of circulating economy

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Submission deadline for full paper : 30 June 2007

Notification of acceptance : 31 August 2007