Chemistry

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Welcome to the Chemistry area of Elsevier. For over 60 years Elsevier has been a leading publisher in the field of Chemistry, publishing highly respected chemistry journals, including prestigious society titles. By delivering first class information and innovative tools, we continue to refine our portfolio to serve the research need of educators, researchers and students worldwide.

We are proud to play an integral part within the chemistry community and to participate in the advancement of this field. All our journals are available online via ScienceDirect, www.sciencedirect.com, the essential information resource for over 15 million scientists worldwide.

For full aims and scope, to submit your articles or subscribe, visit the journal homepages.

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Each year, the quality of papers published in our Chemistry journals is secured by the contribution of all our outstanding authors, reviewers and editors.

Did you know that we publish 8 out of the top 10 titles in Electrochemistry and 50% of the top 12 titles in Analytical Chemistry!*

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* Journal Citation Reports®, published by Thomson Reuters, 2014

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Undoubtedly you have experienced the short comings and occasional frustrations associated with the manuscripts submission and peer review processes. Our aim is to help facilitate and develop fast, effective and truly innovative solutions to improve the overall manuscript submission and peer review process for all individuals concerned.

Take advantage of our new easy article transfer service and avoid the hassle of resubmitting to another journal.

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Access to quality research is vital to the scientific community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside our access initiatives to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

We are committed to working in partnership with the research community, librarians, funders and other stakeholders. Our Elsevier team is continually on the road meeting the community, participating in discussions and establishing partnerships which will help support increase access to research. Read more about our institutional and funding body agreements.

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he field of chemistry is continuously developing and expanding, and as such we have recently launched several exciting new journals:

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Elsevier is holding its first Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge. The winning project will receive a prize of €50,000 with €25,000 for the second place prize.

Proposals will be reviewed against the following criteria:

  • Be replicable, scalable, sustainable and set a benchmark for innovation
  • Have practical applicability
  • Be suitable for use in developing countries
  • Have at least one of the following objectives:
    • Reduce or eliminate the use or generation of one or more hazardous substance
    • Provide a more sustainable method for using resources, during the design, manufacture or application of a chemical product
    • Present a new business model fitting into the criteria of green and sustainable chemistry.

The Elsevier Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge deadline is 14 September 2015.

Find out more via Elsevier.com/green-chemistry-challenge

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Carbohydrate Research

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Radical scavenging activity of various extracts and fractions of sweet orange peel (Citrus sinensis) • Article
Food Chemistry, Volume 94, Issue 1, Pages 19-25 | Anagnostopoulou, M.A.; Kefalas, P.; Papageorgiou, V.P.; Assimopoulou, A.N.; Boskou, D.

Comparison of aroma active and sulfur volatiles in three fragrant rice cultivars using GC-Olfactometry and GC-PFPD • Article
Food Chemistry, Volume 154, Pages 1-6 | Mahattanatawee, K.; Rouseff, R.L.

UV-assisted in situ synthesis of silver nanoparticles on silk fibers for antibacterial applications • Article
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Volume 447, Pages 1-7 | Lu, Z.; Meng, M.; Jiang, Y.; Xie, J.

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Open Access

Access to quality research is vital to the scientific community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside our access initiatives to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

We are committed to working in partnership with the research community, librarians, funders and other stakeholders.

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