pISSN: 0045-6535

Aims and Scope

Chemosphere is a biweekly peer-reviewed scientific journal published since 1972 by Elsevier and covering environmental chemistry. Its co-editors-in-chief are Jacob de Boer (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) and Shane Snyder (University of Arizona). The journal has a 2019 impact factor of 5.778, and is ranked 32nd out of 251 journals in the category "Environmental Sciences."

Key Metrics

0.05 - 0.1
5 - 10
Impact Factor
0.88 5-Year SI
Scite Index
Q1 Pollution

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  • Scopus

Topics Covered

Journal Specifications

  • Publisher Elsevier
  • Language Multi-Language
  • Frequency Weekly
General Details
  • Language Multi-Language
  • Frequency Weekly
  • Publication Start Year 1972
  • Publisher URL Visit website

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40.6k articles received 548.9k citations see all

  • 30,802 Supporting
  • 496,537 Mentioning
  • 4,960 Contrasting

Editorial notices

  • 29 Retractions
  • 10 Withdrawals
  • 0 Corrections
  • 122 Errata
  • 1 Expression of Concern


How long has Chemosphere been actively publishing?

Chemosphere has been in operation since 1972 till date.

What is the publishing frequency of Chemosphere ?

Chemosphere published with a Weekly frequency.

How many articles did Chemosphere publish last years ?

In 2021, Chemosphere published 18180 articles.

What is Citescore for Chemosphere ?

Citescore for Chemosphere is 10.1.

What is SNIP score for Chemosphere ?

SNIP score for Chemosphere is 1.71.

What is the SJR for Chemosphere ?

SJR for Chemosphere is Q1.

Who is the publisher of Chemosphere ?

Elsevier is the publisher of Chemosphere.