A Taylor & Francis Journal: Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part C: Environmental Carcinogensis and Ecotoxicology Reviews - Instructions for Authors 
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Instructions for Authors

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***Note to Authors: please make sure your contact address information is clearly visible on the outside of all packages you are sending to Editors.***

Submission to this journal is primarily on an invitational basis; however, the editors welcome suggestions about prospective authors and topics. Contributors interested in submitting articles on their own initiative are encouraged to submit an email or a letter of inquiry to the Executive Editor giving the title and a brief outline of the proposed review so that the Editorial Board can determine whether the topic is appropriate and unassigned to other reviewers.

Authors are required to submit manuscripts electronically, either via email or on disk. Address mail to the Executive Editor Yin-Tak Woo, P.O. Box 2429, Springfield, VA 22152. E-mail: woo.yintak@epa.gov. The files should be prepared using MS Word or WordPerfect and should be clearly labeled with the authorsí names, file name, and software program. A hardcopy printout that exactly matches the disk must be supplied. Each manuscript must be accompanied by a statement that it has not been published elsewhere and that it has not been submitted simultaneously for publication elsewhere. Authors are responsible for obtaining permission to reproduce copyrighted material from other sources and are required to sign an agreement for the transfer of copyright to the publisher. All accepted manuscripts, artwork, and photographs become the property of the publisher. All parts of the manuscript should be typewritten, double-spaced, with margins of at least one inch on all sides. Number manuscript pages consecutively throughout the paper. Authors should also supply a shortened version of the title suitable for the running head, not exceeding 50 character spaces. Each article should be summarized in an abstract of not more than 100 words. Avoid abbreviations, diagrams, and direct reference to the text.


Cite in the text with the corresponding reference number in parentheses(21). Suggested reference style:

21. Tsai, M., & Wagner, N. N. (1978). Therapy groups for women sexually molested as children. Archives of Sexual Behaviour, 7(6), 417-427.
22. Millman, M. (1980). Such a pretty face. New York: W. W. Norton.
Contribution to a Book:
23. Hartley, J. T., & Walsh, D. A. (1980). Contemporary issues in adult development of learning. In L. W. Poon (ed.), Ageing in the 1980s (pp. 239-252). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.


Illustrations submitted (line drawings, halftones, photos, photomicrographs, etc.) should be clean originals or digital files. Digital files are recommended for highest quality reproduction and should follow these guidelines:

  • 300 dpi or higher
  • sized to fit on journal page
  • EPS, TIFF, or PSD format only
  • submitted as separate files, not embedded in text files

Color illustrations will be considered for publication; however, the author will be required to bear the full cost involved in their printing and publication. The charge for the first page with color is $900.00. The next three pages with color are $450.00 each. A custom quote will be provided for color art totaling more than 4 journal pages. Good-quality color prints should be provided in their final size. The publisher has the right to refuse publication of color prints deemed unacceptable.

Tables and Figures

Tables and figures (illustrations) should not be embedded in the text, but should be included as separate sheets or files. A short descriptive title should appear above each table with a clear legend and any footnotes suitably identified below. All units must be included. Figures should be completely labeled, taking into account necessary size reduction. Captions should be typed, double-spaced, on a separate sheet. All original figures should be clearly markedin pencil on the reverse side with the number, authorís name, and top edge indicated.


Page proofs are sent to the designated author. They must be carefully checked and returned within 48 hours of receipt.


The corresponding author of each article will receive one complete copy of the issue in which the article appears. Offprints or reprints of an individual article may be ordered from Taylor & Francis. A link to the ordering form is included at the proofs stage.

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