International Journal of Environmental Science and Development
International Journal of Environmental Science and Development (IJESD) is an international academic open access journal which gains a foothold in Singapore, Asia and opens to the world. It aims to promote the integration of Environmental Science and Development. The focus is to publish papers on state-of-the-art Environmental Science and Development. Submitted papers will be reviewed by technical committees of the Journal and Association. The audience includes researchers, managers and operators for innovation, management and technology as well as designers and developers.

All submitted articles should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical, and will be peer-reviewed. Articles submitted to the journal should meet these criteria and must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. Manuscripts should follow the style of the journal and are subject to both review and editing. The topics covered by IJESD can be found at Aims and Scope

Important Notice: IJESD will only accept new submissions through online submission system


General Information

  • ISSN: 2010-0264 (Print)
  • Abbreviated Title: Int. J. Environ. Sci. Dev.
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • DOI: 10.18178/IJESD
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Richard Haynes
  • Executive Editor: Ms. Nancy Y. Liu
  • Indexing: Scopus (since 2019), Google ScholarCrossref, ProQuest, EBSCO, etc. 
  • E-mail: ijesd@ejournal.net


The University of Queensland, Australia
It is my honor to be the editor-in-chief of IJESD. The journal publishes good papers in the field of environmental science and development.

Latest Articles

01The Sustainable Development Indicators of the Environment for Cultural Landscapes in Chung Hsing New Village, Taiwan
Shih-Jen Feng and I-Hui Lin

Chung Hsing New Village was built up to ease administrative issues and air defense relocate scheme by the government in 1956 It covers up to 252 hectares by national land and aims to in charge of the essential works of[Click]

02Comparative Cost Benefit Analysis of Conventional Farming and Agroecological Farming for Paddy Cultivation in Bachok, Kelantan
Ah Choy Er, Habibah Ahmad, and Azima Abdul Manaf

In Malaysia, conventional rice farming is the predominant method of rice cultivation with attendant problems like the harmful effects of the utilisation of synthetic pesticides and synthetic fertilisers Thus, conventional[Click]

03Occurrence and Distribution of Hexachlorohexane (HCH) Concentration in Agricultural Soils in Albania Using Gas Chromatography
Armela Tafa, Iva Kertusha, and Ambra Xhafka

Pesticides play an important role in agriculture to control or eliminate weeds, pests, insects and plant disease Due to their wide usage in past years, pesticides are known as environmental pollutants They can contaminate water[Click]

04Recycling of Non-metallic Residue from Waste Printed Circuit Boards to Produce Interlocking Concrete Blocks
Sawitri Pianchaiyaphum, Suphaphat Kwonpongsagoon, Premrudee Kanchanapiya, and Chakrapan Tuakta

The process of copper recovery from waste printed circuit board has generated large amounts of non-metallic fraction (NMF) residue In this research, the residue was recycled as a substitute for fine aggregates[Click]

05Modelling and Assessment of Accidental Gas Release from Damaged Subsea Pipelines
Ahmed M. Ellethy, Ahmed S. Shehata, Ali I. Shehata, and Ahmed Mehanna

Due to the high demand on hydrocarbon exploration nowadays and in future overall the world, the risk potential of Subsea gas and oil leakage increases and can lead to a catastrophic incidents such as explosion, fire or loss[Click]

06Indicators for Sustainable Redevelopment of Cultural Landscapes — Huangpu Veterans Quarter in Taiwan
Kuo-Wei Hsu, Nai-Chia Chao, and Jhong-Ping Xie

Overdeveloped land, misused resources, limited and fast development landscape in urban Taiwan, are problems and challenges government continuously facing and avoiding;[Click]

Most cited papers

01Proposal for an Ecological Research Center for the Recovery and Revaluation of Biodiversity in the Town of Quichas-Lima, Peru
Doris Esenarro, Ivana Escate, Leslie Anco, Carla Tassara, and Ciro Rodriguez

To improve the quality of life of the inhabitants of the town of Quichas and promote their sustainable development, we propose an Ecological Research Center. [Click]

02Predicting River Pollution Using Random Forest Decision Tree with GIS Model: A Case Study of MMORS, Philippines
Jayson M. Victoriano, Luisito L. Lacatan, and Albert A. Vinluan

Abstract—This study aims to predict the pollution level that threatens the Marilao-Meycauayan-Obando River System (MMORS), located in the province of Bulacan, Philippines.[Click]

03Japan-Supported Biomass Energy Projects Technology Readiness and Distribution in the Emerging Southeast Asian Countries: Exercising the J-TRA Methodology and GIS
Andante Hadi Pandyaswargo, Da Pang, Issui Ihara, and Hiroshi Onoda

Abstract—Biomass is a promising energy resource for the Southeast Asian countries. There are currently many biomass related technology development projects taking place in the emerging countries of the region[Click]

04Subsurface Drip Irrigation Reduced Nitrous Oxide Emissions in a Pomegranate Orchard
Suduan Gao, Aileen Hendratna, Zejiang Cai, Yinghua Duan, Ruijun Qin, and Rebecca Tirado-Corbalá

Abstract—Soil fertilization is one of the major sources for nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions and soil moisture is among the most important factors affecting its production.[Click]

05Assessment of Municipal Solid Waste Management in the State of Kuwait
A. Al Lahou and M. Alsabbagh

Abstract—The management of municipal solid waste (MSW) appears as a challenge for many countries in the world. The rapidly increasing amounts of waste and the consequent potential impacts necessitate proper planning and management.[Click]

06Changes in the Content of Chemical Elements in the Muscle Tissue of Broilers on the Background of Plant Extract and Tetracyclines
Olga Kvan, Galimzhan Duskaev, Shamil Rakhmatullin, and Dianna Kosyan

Abstract—The article provides information on the mineral metabolism in the body of an agricultural bird Studies have shown that when incorporating biologically active substances along with plant extracts, [Click]

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