Journal of Korea Society of Waste Management

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Korea Society of Waste Management, published by the Korea Society of Waste Management (KSWM), has been a leading publication since its establishment in 1984. The abbreviated title is J. Korea Soc. Waste Manag.. Over the years, it has undergone significant development, including a change in its pISSN No. from 1255-7362 to 2093-2332.

As a scientific journal, it encompasses Original Paper (Research Paper), Review Paper, Technical Paper, and Short Paper categories, presenting groundbreaking research findings across various facets of waste management. The journal is published six times annually, releasing on the last day of February, April, June, August, October, and December. All submissions undergo rigorous blind peer-review processes to ensure the highest quality of content.

Indexed in KCI and DOI/Crossref, all articles are easily accessible online. Full-text versions can be freely accessed via the society's website ( or Manuscripts are conveniently submitted online through the submission portal (

This publication receives support from the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST), with funding provided by the Korean government. The annual subscription price is 50,000 KRW (approximately US$ 50.00 or equivalent).

Manuscripts can be submitted through the on-line(

Other correspondence can be sent by e-mail to the Editor, Prof. Eilhann E. Kwon (Hanyang University) (Tel: +82-2-353-9806, Fax: +82-2-353-5934, E-mail: