Open Access Journal

This journal is a peer reviewed open access journal.

Article Publishing Charge

As an open access journal with no subscription charges, a fee (Article Publishing Charge, APC) is payable by the author or research funder to cover the costs associated with publication. This ensures your article will be immediately and permanently free to access by everyone.

The Article Publishing Charge for this journal is USD 1800, excluding taxes.

We are pleased to inform you that from 26th May 2020 Carbohydrate Polymer Technologies and Applications will waive the APC (Article Publishing Charge) through 2020. This will be applicable for any submissions received before 31st December 2020, which are accepted from 26th May for publication after peer review. This waiver will supersede any previous discount rates which may have been offered.

Learn more about Elsevier's pricing policy.

User Rights
A CC user license manages the reuse of the article (see All articles will be published under the following license:

Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivs (CC BY-NC-ND)
For non-commercial purposes, let others distribute and copy the article, and to include in a collective work (such as an anthology), as long as they credit the author(s) and provided they do not alter or modify the article.

Author Rights
For open access publishing this journal uses an exclusive licensing agreement. Authors will retain copyright alongside scholarly usage rights and Elsevier will be granted publishing and distribution rights.