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All submitted articles should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical, and will be peer-reviewed.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: Bimonthly(Since 2022); Monthly
  • DOI: 10.18178/IJESD
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Richard Haynes
  • Executive Editor: Ms. Nancy Y. Liu
  • Indexing: Scopus (since 2019), Google Scholar, CNKICrossref, 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

01Assessing the Environmental Effects on Dengue Fever and Malaysian Economic Growth
Chuie-Hong Tan, See-Nie Lee, and Sin-Ban Ho

Environmental degradation is prone to increase severe weather conditions, such as heat waves and prolonged rainfall The purpose of the study is to examine the effect of climate factors (temperature, rainfall, rain days[Click]

02Quantifying Factors Affecting Satisfaction of People to Waste Classification at Source: The Case of Hai Chau District, Da Nang
Nguyen Van Thanh, Dang Thanh Le, and Luong Tinh

This research assesses the satisfaction of people to the urban waste classification at source as an effective waste management method There was a survey via google form that was sent to emails of 450 people in Hai Chau District[Click]

03Characterization and Profiling of Industrial Wastewater Toxicity in Kuwait
Mohd Elmuntasir Ahmed, Adel Al-Haddad, and Suad Al-Dufaileej

Toxicity reduction is a main criterion in prioritizing industrial wastewater treatment objectives This paper utilized a comprehensive survey of 41 industrial facilities to characterize their wastewater quality[Click]

04Use of Chitosan for Enhancing the Process of Surface Water Purification in Egypt
Rania S. M. A. Hamdon, Ahmed Salem, Hany G. I. Ahmed, Medhat M. H. ElZahar

Natural Organic Matter (NOM) is found in all surface waters An increase in the amount of NOM over the past 10-20 years has been observed in raw water supply in many areas in Egypt, which has had a significant[Click]

05Effects of Temperature and Salinity on Coral Bleaching in Laboratory
Kamonphon Patthanasiri, Thaithaworn Lirdwitayaprasit, Thamasak Yeemin, Ing-on Thongcamdee, and Nantapak Potisarn

Coral bleaching occurs when cell density or the concentration of photosynthetic pigments of the endosymbionts, zooxanthellae are decreased This incident may possibly[Click]

06Meteorological Drought Assessment in Sharjah, UAE Using Drought Indices
Mhamd S. Oyounalsoud, Arwa Najah, Abdullah G. Yilmaz, Mohamed Abdallah, and Mohsin Siddique

Drought is a natural disaster that significantly affects environmental and socio-economic conditions It occurs when there is a period of below average precipitation in a[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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