Peer-review policy

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Peer-review policy for Chemistry Central journals

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Peer Review Policy

  • All journals published by Chemistry Central operate a system of peer review for their research articles and for most other article types.

  • The precise form of peer review is left to those responsible for editorial control of the journal. In some cases, reviewers are asked to sign their reviews and the pre-publication history of each paper (submitted versions, reviewers' reports, authors' responses) is posted on the web with the published article.

  • Chemistry Central journals use an electronic submission and peer-review process designed to facilitate rapid peer review.

  • Chemistry Central is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) For more information, visit

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