Environment International is a multi-disciplinary journal publishing high quality information in a wide range of environmental disciplines.

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Editorial board

Co-Editors-in-Chief

  • Adrian Covaci
    University of Antwerp, Wilrijk, Belgium
  • Mark Nieuwenhuijsen
    Instituto de Salud Global Barcelona (ISGlobal), Barcelona, Spain
  • Zhen (Jason) He Ph.D.
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
  • Yongguan Zhu
    Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China

Outgoing Editor-in-Chief

  • Ruth Alcock
    Lancaster University, Lancaster, England, UK

Special Issue Editor

  • Dr. Da Chen
    Jinan University, Gangzhou, China

Associate Editors


Environmental Chemistry & Health, Risk Assessment

  • Olga-Ioanna Kalantzi
    University of the Aegean, Mytilene, Greece
  • Martí Nadal
    Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Catalonia, Spain
  • Heather Stapleton
    Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA

Environmental Processes, Quality, Toxicology & Microbiology

  • Professor Hefa Cheng
    Peking University, China
  • Professor Frederic Coulon
    Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England, UK

Environmental Technology

  • Thanh Huong (Helen) Nguyen
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA
  • Guo-Ping Sheng
    University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Hefei, China

Public Health, Environmental Epidemiology & Health Impact Assessment

  • Hanna Boogaard
    Health Effects Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Zorana Jovanovic Andersen
    University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Xavier Querol
    Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Barcelona, Spain

Associate Editor – Reviews

  • Robert Letcher
    National Wildlife Research Center, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Associate Editor – Systematic Reviews

  • Paul Whaley
    Lancaster University, Lancaster, England, UK

Editorial Board

  • Sara Adar
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
  • Irini Angelidaki
    Danmarks Tekniske Universitet (DTU), Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
  • Largus Angenent
    University Tuebingen
  • Atsuko Araki
    Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
  • Richard Atkinson
    St George's, University of London, London, England, UK
  • Damià Barceló
    Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Barcelona, Spain
  • Linda Birnbaum
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), North Carolina, USA
  • Julian Blasco
    Instituto de Ciencias Marinas de Andalucía (CSIC), Puerto Real (Cádiz), Spain
  • Michael Bloom
    University at Albany, SUNY, Rensselaer, New York, USA
  • Bin Cao
    Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Singapore
  • Andrea Capodaglio
    Università degli Studi di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
  • Nicole Cardello Deziel
    Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
  • Corinne Charlier
    CHU Sart-Tilman, Liege, Belgium
  • Da Chen
    Jinan University, Gangzhou, China
  • Kyungho Choi
    Seoul National University (SNU), Seoul, The Republic of Korea
  • Angel del Valls
    Universidad de Cádiz, Cádiz, Spain
  • Julio Díaz Jiménez
    Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
  • José G. Dórea
    University of Brasilia, Brasilia, DF, Brazil
  • Carlos G. Dosoretz
    Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
  • Raquel Duarte-Davidson
    Health Protection Agency, Didcot, Oxon, England, UK
  • Yanzheng Gao
    Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China
  • Yuming Guo
    Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Stuart Harrad
    University of Birmingham, Birmingham, England, UK
  • Gerard Hoek
    Universiteit Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Barbara Hoffmann
    Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
  • Milena Horvat
    Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Ching-Hua Huang
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
  • Xia Huo
    Jinan University, Guangzhou, China
  • Antarpreet Jutla
    West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
  • Kurunthachalam Kannan
    University at Albany, SUNY, Albany, New York, USA
  • Holger Koch
    German Social Accident Insurance (DGUV), Bochum, Germany
  • Judy LaKind
    LaKind Associates, LLC, Catonsville, Maryland, USA
  • Christopher Lau
    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
  • Dan Li
    Fudan University, Shanghai, China
  • Gabriele Ludewig
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
  • Lena Ma
    University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
  • Nancy Bixian Mai
    Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Guangzhou, China
  • Mandana Mazaheri
    NSW Government, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Lidia Mínguez-Alarcón
    Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Luke Naeher
    University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
  • David Oliver
    University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland, UK
  • Spyros G. Pavlostathis
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
  • Nuno Ratola
    Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
  • Benoit Roig
    Université de Nîmes, Nîmes, France
  • Ivan Rusyn
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
  • Heqing Shen
    Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Xiamen, China
  • Luis Felipe Silva Oliveira
    Universidad de la Costa (CUC), Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Christian Sonne
    Aarhus University, Roskilde, Denmark
  • Massimo Stafoggia
    Lazio Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
  • Ashlynn S. Stillwell
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA
  • Guanyong Su
    Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, China
  • Phong K. Thai
    University of Queensland, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia
  • Shilu Tong
    Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
  • Eric D. van Hullebusch
    Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, Paris, France
  • Nico M. van Straalen
    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Marc-Andre Verner
    Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Jun Wu
    University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
  • Zuxin Xu
    Tongji University, Shanghai, China
  • Kai Zhang
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Houston, Texas, USA