Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • Call for Papers: Health Risks from Infectious Diseases in a Changing Climate

    The outbreak of coronavirus-induced infectious diseases has seriously threatened public health in the 21st century. During 2002-2003, the emergency of SARS caused 8,098 infection cases; in 2012, the outbreak of MERS-CoV resulted in 2519 infection cases and 866 associated fatalities. Currently, COVID-19 is rapidly spreading around the world and has triggered a global public health emergency.

  • Early Career Researcher Best Paper Award

    Corresponding authors who are currently students (undergraduate, Masters, Ph.D.) or have defended their MS or Ph.D. thesis within the last 5 years will be eligible for a Best Paper Award.

  • The Society for Environmental Geochemistry and Health (SEGH)

    The Society for Environmental Geochemistry and Health (SEGH) was established in 1971 to provide a forum for scientists from various disciplines to work together in understanding the interaction between the geochemical environment and the health of plants, animals, and humans.