About Clean Technologies


Clean Technologies (ISSN 2571-8797) is an international, open access journal of scientific research on technology development aiming to reduce the environmental impact of human activities. Our aim is to provide a forum to display advances in the development of sustainable technologies that reduce environmental pollution and resource consumption. Clean Technologies publishes reviews, regular research papers, communications, and short notes, as well as Special Issues on particular subjects.

Clean Technologies encourages scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical results in as much detail as possible. Therefore, the journal has no restriction on the maximum length of the papers. Full experimental details should be provided so that the results can be reproduced. Electronic files or software regarding the full details of any calculations or experimental procedures, as well as source codes, can be submitted as Supplementary Material.


  • Clean and Low-Carbon Energy
  • Energy Recovery
  • Carbon Capture and Utilization (CCU)/Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS)
  • Decarbonization of Industry
  • Decarbonization of Mobility Sector
  • Circular Economy and Circular Society
  • Technology for Sustainable Cities and Responsible Citizens
  • Sustainable Treatment of Solid Waste & Recycling
  • Sustainable Treatment of Wastewater (special emphasis on treatment of contaminants of emerging concern, e.g., pharmaceuticals, cytotoxins, food additives, PFAS/PFOS/PFOA/etc., microplastics, hormones)
  • Clean water and Sanitation
  • Green/Sustainable Chemistry and Chemical Processes
  • Life Cycle Assessment of Products and Processes
  • Membrane Technology

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