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Aims and scope

Journal of Environmental Health Science & Engineering is an open access, peer-reviewed journal presenting timely research on all aspects of environmental health science, engineering and management.

A broad outline of the journal's scope includes:

  • Water pollution and treatment
  • Wastewater treatment and reuse
  • Air control
  • Soil remediation
  • Noise and radiation control
  • Environmental biotechnology and nanotechnology
  • Food safety and hygiene


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Archival content

Previous issues of Journal of Environmental Health Science and Engineering, published by Tehran University of Medical Sciences, can be found here. This includes all content from 2004-2011.

Reviewer of the year 2015

Babak Kakavandi is a PhD candidate in the school of public health. He is trained in the following fields: environmental engineering and science, water and wastewater treatment, environmental chemistry, and environmental health. He also has extensive experience within the Department of Environmental Health Engineering, School of Public Health, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran. His research interests include adsorption and separation, advanced oxidation processes, water science and technology, nanoparticles synthesis, environmental monitoring.

Article-processing charges

Journal of Environmental Health Science and Engineering is supported by Tehran University of Medical Sciences.  The article-processing charge (APC) that is payable upon editorial acceptance of an article is €850. Further details on the APC are available here.

Note for Iran-based authors

For authors based in Iran a discounted APC of €700 and a special mechanism for covering the APC apply. Iran-based authors should enter the code JEHSE01 during the article submission process. If this code is used, Iran-based authors do not pay an APC to the publisher; instead, TUMS arranges payments with the publisher and will invoice the APC, payable in Iranian Rials, to the authors.


Official journal of the Iranian Association of Environmental Health (IAEH), published on behalf of Tehran University of Medical Sciences.