International Journal of Environment and Health
- Editor in Chief
- Dr. M.A. Dorgham
- ISSN online
- ISSN print
- 4 issues per year
- CiteScore 0.9 (2021)
IJEnvH is a fully refereed journal that provides an international forum for the development of knowledge in the multidisciplinary research field of environment and health and related subjects, with emphasis on economic, managerial and technological issues. IJEnvH's scope is broad, encompassing several interdependent disciplines including sustainability, environmental management, pollution monitoring and occupational health. IJEnvH aims to provide policy and managerial guidance to decision makers and is also a valuable teaching resource.
Topics covered include
- Sustainability and sustainable development
- Impact of pollutants on the environment and human health
- Green technologies, circular economy
- Corporate sustainability and social responsibility (CSSR)
- Ecosystem protection, restoration and recovery
- Environmental and health risk assessment
- Health economics
- Environmental management
- Analytical aspects of environmental and health monitoring
- Bioindicators, biomarkers and biosensors
- Indoor pollution, professional risks and occupational exposure
- Environment and health legislation and its implications for policy making
- Bioethical issues
- Sport, physical exercise and health
IJENVH publishes original and review articles focusing on the different aspects of environmentally related health problems, covering both theoretical modelling and applied research: analytical monitoring of biological, chemical and physical contaminants; applied clinical studies; ecotoxicology and biomonitoring; environmental biosensors and biomarkers; ecosystem protection and management; environmental restoration and recovery; environmentally related diseases/pathologies; regulatory aspects and legislation; bioethical issues.
Professionals, researchers, scholars and policy makers interested in the study of environment and health problems, including technology managers, engineering and business educators, academic institutions and all those involved in these topics.
IJENVH publishes full original and review papers, short communications and mini-reviews, technical reports, case studies, book reviews, and notes commentaries and news. IJENVH also hosts Conference Proceedings and abstracts within its scope. All contributions may be freely submitted as well as called by invitation. The Editors strongly encourage suggestions and proposals for thematic special issues.
IJENVH is indexed in:
- Scopus (Elsevier)
- CAB Abstracts - Agriculture and International Development Indexes
- CAB Animal Sciences
- CAB Abstracts - Environmental Sciences Indexes
- CAB Abstracts - Human Sciences Abstracts
- CAB Abstracts - Plant Sciences Abstracts
- Chemical Abstracts (CAS)
- cnpLINKer (CNPIEC)
- CAB Global Health
- Google Scholar
- ProQuest Advanced Technologies Database with Aerospace
- Zoological Record (Clarivate Analytics)
IJENVH is listed in:
- Agenzia Nazionale di Valutazione del sistema Universitario e della Ricerca (ANVUR)
- Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Editor in Chief
- Dorgham, M.A., International Centre for Technology and Management, UK
- Botrè, Francesco, Sapienza, Università di Roma, Italy
- Iavicoli, Ivo, University of Naples, Federico II, Italy
- Roses, Otmaro Enrique, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Salibian, Alfredo, Universidad Nacional de Luján, Argentina
- Simone, Cristina, University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’, Italy
Editorial Board Members
- Afonso, María dos Santos, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Albores, Arnulfo, Centro de Investigacion y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN, Mexico
- Astel, Aleksander, Pomeranian Academy, Poland
- Calesini, Irene, Centro Salute Mentale ASL Roma G, Italy
- Favero, Gabriele, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
- Finoia, Maria Grazia, Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e la Ricerca Ambientale (ISPRA), Italy
- Horvat, Milena, Jožef Stefan Institute , Slovenia
- Jiang, Yueming, Guangxi Medical University, China
- Maielli, Giuliano, Queen Mary University of London, UK
- Matta, Elías Jorge, Universidad Nacional del Litoral (UNL), Argentina
- Mazzei, Franco, Sapienza, Università di Roma, Italy
- Mecozzi, Mauro, Istituto Superiore per la Protezione e la Ricerca Ambientale (ISPRA), Italy
- Moshammer, Hanns, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
- Nascarella, Marc A., Gradient, USA
- Pignata, María Luisa, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina
- Plà, Rita R., Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica, Argentina
- Salas Vallina, Andrés, Florida State University, Spain
- Torres Sánchez, Rosa María, Centro de Tecnologia de Recursos Minerales y Ceramica, Argentina
- Tudino, Mabel B., University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Vásquez, Julio A., Universidad Católica del Norte, Chile
- Xu, Xiaohui, University of Florida, USA
A few essentials for publishing in this journal
- Submitted articles should not have been previously published or be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.
- Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written (more details available here) and the author has cleared any necessary permissions with the copyright owner if it has been previously copyrighted.
- Briefs and research notes are not published in this journal.
- All our articles go through a double-blind review process.
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- All articles for this journal must be submitted using our online submissions system.
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- Line numbering is mandatory. All lines of the manuscript should be numbered continuously using the line numbering feature typically available on word processing software.
COVID-19 and eating habits
22 April, 2022
What effect have self-isolation and quarantine had on body weight and diet during the COVID-19 pandemic. Research published in the International Journal of Environment and Health looks at this troubling issue. The emergence of a novel coronavirus towards the end of 2019 and the subsequent global pandemic have left few people unaffected by the disease. One significant aspect now being seen as a serious problem is the issue of diet and weight gain among those living under rules aimed at reducing the spread of the disease through lockdown and self-isolation. Behnaz Shahrokhisahneh of the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at Cihan University-Erbil in Iraq has investigated this issue through a review of some 21 research papers encompassing the diets and body metrics of almost 30000 people [...]More details...