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Special Issue "Advances in the Field of Human Health and Environment"
A special issue of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN 1660-4601). This special issue belongs to the section "Environmental Science and Engineering".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 1 December 2019.
Insubria University of Varese, Department of Theoretical and Applied Sciences – DiSTA, Via G.B. Vico, 46, 21100, Varese, Italy
Universityof Trento, Department Engineering, Civil Environmental and Mechnical Engineering Department - DICAM, via Mesiano 77, 38123, Trento, Italy
Interests: waste management; urban mining; 4Rs; end-of-waste circular economy; CO2; economic impact; energy; renewable energy; efficiency; environmental pollution; air quality; environmental sustainability; public acceptance; safety and security
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This Special Issue focuses on human health and environment from many perspectives and in many different fields: air, water, waste, and soil.
Environmental health concerns aspects of the natural and built environment that affect human health. Environmental pollution has its causes, effects, and solutions that concern, directly or indirectly, human health. Environmental toxicology helps one to understand the harmful effects of various agents on humans (and not only).
Health risk assessment can valorize some results of toxicological research through increasingly refined methodologies of calculation. Medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry can indirectly affect aquatic environments, increasing the interest of toxicologists regarding related concerns.
Public health can take advantage of the enhancements in all these fields and the results of environmental remediation. Health and safety can complete this perspective by introducing the concept of prevention.
The aim of this Special Issue is to contribute to the dissemination of enhanced concepts of human health and environment related to air, water, waste, and soil.
Dr. Elena Cristina Rada
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1800 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- air, water and soil
- environmental health
- environmental pollution
- environmental toxicology
- health risk assessment
- medicinal and pharmaceutical chemistry
- public health
- waste and wastewater