Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology is an official journal of B.EN.A. for protection of the environment
and sustainable development of the region. This International Journal is edited by the Balkan Environmental Association
(B.EN.A.) for rapid scientific and other information, covering all aspects of the problems of sustainable development and ecology.
Aims and Scope
The decision for the editing and publishing of the current journal was taken on the 1st Balkan Conference ‘Education and Research
within the Frame of Sustainable Development’, 19-21 November, 1998, Thessaloniki, Greece, and 2nd Balkan Conference on
Industrial Pollution, 19-21 November, 1999, Sofia, Bulgaria, of the representatives of the Balkan countries: Albania, Bulgaria, Greece,
Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia, Romania, Turkey and Serbia and Montenegro. The Journal of Environmental Protection
and Ecology is devoted to the fundamental, technological, social, political and other researches, discussions, and new ideas for protection
of environment and sustainable development of the region.
The main topics of interest are:
     • research and education for sustainable development;
     • air pollution;
     • water pollution;
     • soil pollution;
     • agricultural pollution;
     • industrial pollution;
     • risk assessment;
     • ecology;
     • marine ecology;
     • solid waste management;
     • environmental protection and sustainable development;
     • clean technologies;
     • environmental radioactivity;
     • environmental legislation;
     • environmental management;
     • environmental education.

The Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology is indexed and abstracted in Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearchTM) and Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, Thomson Reuters, and Elsevier Bibliographic Databases (Scopus, Geobase, Reaxys). The Journal is refereed in Chemical Abstract Services. The Impact Factor for 2016 is 0.774, and the 5-year Impact Factor - 0.550.