eISSN (Online)- 2705-3636  ISSN (Hard copy)- 2006-0459

 

Guide for Authors

Aim and Scope
The Environmental Technology and Science Journal (ETSJ) is devoted to the publication of papers which advance knowledge of practical and theoretical issues of the environmental technology. The aim of the journal is to provide an avenue for dissemination of academic research findings from various disciplines of the environment, engineering, pure and applied sciences, arts and social science, which have materials that emphasizes on environmental issues.

ETSJ Policy
ETSJ prohibits an author from submitting the same manuscript for concurrent consideration by two or more publications. The author must ensure that when a manuscript is submitted to ETSJ, the manuscript must be an original work. The Author should check the manuscript for any possible plagiarism using any programme such as TurnItIn or any other software before submitting the manuscripts to ETSJ. Authors are not permitted to add or remove any names from the authorship provided at the time of initial submission without the consent of the Journal's Editor-in-chief.


Guide for Authors
Please read the guidelines and follow the instructions carefully; doing so will ensure that the publication of your manuscript is as rapid and efficient as possible. The Editorial Board reserves the right to return manuscripts without review that are not prepared in accordance with these guidelines.


1. Manuscripts should not be more than 15 pages of A4 paper size (including abstracts, tables, figures, references and appendices) typed in double spacing and font size 12. Additional fee of two thousand (N2000) Naira will be charged for every additional page in excess of 15 pages.


2. Each paper must be compiled in one column; all text should be left and right justified. The page settings to be 25cm (1 inch) each for the top, bottom, left and right margins of an A4 paper. Decimal numbering of all sections of the article is recommended (with the exception of the reference and acknowledgement section).


3. To ensure anonymity in the peer reviewing process, articles must be structured in such a way that the title of the paper, authors' names, address, and affiliation are written on the first page, followed by abstract and the body of the paper in that order.


4. Each article should contain an abstract of not more than 300 words


5. Each article should contain between 5 to 7 key words (avoid use of phrases)


6. Use the SI (Systeme Internationale) units and symbols, while Unusual Characters and symbols should be explained in a list of nomenclatures


7. The journal’s referencing style is the APA format


8. Figures, Tables and Graphs are to be placed at the appropriate place in the chapter and not at the end of the paper


9. Acknowledgement is optional, except for researches being funded through research grant awards.


10. Authors should avoid using headers, footers and special page breaks within the manuscripts.


11. The manuscript is to be sent via electronic mean to the journal email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for a blind peer review, which under normal circumstance will not exceed 4 weeks, after which the status of the article will be communicated to the Author(s)


12. Author(s) with positive review will be asked to effect corrections or revisions after which the camera-ready manuscript is to be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and to be accompanied by evidence of payment of publication fee.


13. The Editorial board is not responsible for the information or views expressed by the author(s)


14. The copyright of this journal belongs exclusively to the Editorial Board of Environmental Technology and Science Journal. No part of the publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise without prior permission of the School of Environmental Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna-Nigeria or a licence permitting restricted copying.

Frequency of Publication
The journal is published twice a year in June and December.

Subscription Details
The subscription rates for hardcopies of the journal including postage are:
Individual within Nigeria: N2,000 per copy and N1,000 for postage
Individual outside Nigeria including postage $ 100
Institution within Nigeria: N5,000 per copy and N1,000 for postage
Institution outside Nigeria including postage: $ 150

Correspondence
All correspondence should be addressed to
The Managing Editor
Environmental Technology & Science JournalSET, FUT, Minna, Nigeria
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: +234 805 170 3663, +234 803 653 4507

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School of Environmental Technology, Federal University of Technology, Minna-Nigeria

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