About Toxics


Toxics (ISSN 2305-6304) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal which provides an advanced forum for studies related to all aspects of toxics. It publishes reviews, regular research papers and short communications. Our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical results in as much detail as possible. There is no restriction on the length of the papers. The full experimental details must be provided so that the results can be reproduced. Electronic files or software regarding the full details of the calculation and experimental procedure, if unable to be published in a normal way, can be deposited as supplementary material.


The journal covers all aspects of toxics, including but not limited to:

  • toxic chemicals
  • toxic elements, including aluminum, antimony, Arsenic, barium, beryllium, cadmium, hexavalent chromium Cr6+, lead, mercury, osmium, thallium, vanadium
  • pesticides and other biocides
  • air toxics
  • hazardous wastes
  • persistent organic pollutants
  • toxic chemical mixtures
  • carcinogenic metals
  • radionuclides
  • endocrine disrupting chemicals
  • any other toxic substances

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Toxics is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Toxics will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License. MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2013 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).


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Editorial Office

Ms. Natasha Liu
Managing Editor
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Journal Contact

Toxics Editorial Office
St. Alban-Anlage 66, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34
Fax: +41 61 302 89 18
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