Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering

(The H4-Index of Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering is 87. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Ecotoxicological and health concerns of persistent coloring pollutants of textile industry wastewater and treatment approaches for environmental safety464
Technological trends in heavy metals removal from industrial wastewater: A review356
Metal oxides and metal organic frameworks for the photocatalytic degradation: A review273
Current scenario and challenges in adsorption for water treatment272
A review on TiO2/g-C3N4 visible-light- responsive photocatalysts for sustainable energy generation and environmental remediation229
Biosorption and removal of toxic heavy metals by metal tolerating bacteria for bioremediation of metal contamination: A comprehensive review202
Adsorption of potentially toxic elements in water by modified biochar: A review195
Improving cesium removal to clean-up the contaminated water using modified conjugate material181
River water quality index prediction and uncertainty analysis: A comparative study of machine learning models166
Minimal Liquid Discharge (MLD) and Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) strategies for wastewater management and resource recovery – Analysis, challenges and prospects163
Is one performing the treatment data of adsorption kinetics correctly?161
An environmental and health perspective for COVID-19 outbreak: Meteorology and air quality influence, sewage epidemiology indicator, hospitals disinfection, drug therapies and recommendations155
Enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen production and degradation of organic pollutants from Fe (III) doped TiO2 nanoparticles152
Sewage analysis as a tool for the COVID-19 pandemic response and management: the urgent need for optimised protocols for SARS-CoV-2 detection and quantification152
Critical green routing synthesis of silver NPs using jasmine flower extract for biological activities and photocatalytical degradation of methylene blue147
A review of the feedstocks, catalysts, and intensification techniques for sustainable biodiesel production147
CO2 towards fuels: A review of catalytic conversion of carbon dioxide to hydrocarbons146
Parametric optimization by Box–Behnken design for synthesis of magnetic chitosan-benzil/ZnO/Fe3O4 nanocomposite and textile dye removal145
Phytogenic fabrication of ZnO and gold decorated ZnO nanoparticles for photocatalytic degradation of Rhodamine B144
Photocatalytic degradation of real textile and tannery effluent using biosynthesized magnesium oxide nanoparticles (MgO-NPs), heavy metal adsorption, phytotoxicity, and antimicrobial activity144
Thermodynamic parameters of liquid–phase adsorption process calculated from different equilibrium constants related to adsorption isotherms: A comparison study144
A review on the treatment of textile industry waste effluents towards the development of efficient mitigation strategy: An integrated system design approach142
A review on hospital wastewater treatment: A special emphasis on occurrence and removal of pharmaceutically active compounds, resistant microorganisms, and SARS-CoV-2142
Carbon dioxide removal through physical adsorption using carbonaceous and non-carbonaceous adsorbents: A review142
Effect of chemically synthesis compared to biosynthesized ZnO-NPs using Solanum nigrum leaf extract and their photocatalytic, antibacterial and in-vitro antioxidant activity140
Photodegradation of organic pollutants using heterojunctions: A review139
Review of fluoride removal from water environment by adsorption139
Graphene based nanomaterials for strain sensor application—a review138
An overview on WO3 based photocatalyst for environmental remediation138
Azurobine degradation using Fe2O3@multi-walled carbon nanotube activated peroxymonosulfate (PMS) under UVA-LED irradiation: performance, mechanism and environmental application137
Biopolymers and composites: Properties, characterization and their applications in food, medical and pharmaceutical industries136
Nanomaterials: Applications, waste-handling, environmental toxicities, and future challenges – A review133
Statistical modeling and mechanistic pathway for methylene blue dye removal by high surface area and mesoporous grass-based activated carbon using K2CO3 activator133
Simultaneous removal of Cd(II), Co(II), Cu(II), Pb(II), and Zn(II) ions from aqueous solutions via adsorption on FAU-type zeolites prepared from coal fly ash130
Municipal solid waste as a sustainable resource for energy production: State-of-the-art review130
Emerging contaminants in wastewater: A critical review on occurrence, existing legislations, risk assessment, and sustainable treatment alternatives128
Photocatalytic degradation of malachite green and methylene blue over reduced graphene oxide (rGO) based metal oxides (rGO-Fe3O4/TiO2) nanocomposite under UV-visible light irradiation128
A mechanistic approach of chromium (VI) adsorption onto manganese oxides and boehmite126
Catalytic reduction of 4-nitrophenol using copper terephthalate frameworks and CuO@C composite120
Green synthesis of CuO nanoparticles via Allium sativum extract and its characterizations on antimicrobial, antioxidant, antilarvicidal activities119
To regulate or not to regulate? What to do with more toxic disinfection by-products?118
The utilization of agro-biomass/byproducts for effective bio-removal of dyes from dyeing wastewater: A comprehensive review118
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) induced waste scenario: A short overview117
Xanthan gum-derived materials for applications in environment and eco-friendly materials: A review116
Macroporous Cu-MOF@cellulose acetate membrane serviceable in selective removal of dimethoate pesticide from wastewater115
Removal of heavy metals by covalent organic frameworks (COFs): A review on its mechanism and adsorption properties115
Limitations and prospects of sulfate-radical based advanced oxidation processes115
One-step green approach to synthesize highly fluorescent carbon quantum dots from banana juice for selective detection of copper ions114
Heterogeneous photodegradation of industrial dyes: An insight to different mechanisms and rate affecting parameters112
Review on the progress in emission control technologies for the abatement of CO2, SOx and NOx from fuel combustion112
Preparation of activated carbon from peanut shell with KOH activation and its application for H2S adsorption in confined space109
Biopolymeric sustainable materials and their emerging applications108
From plastic waste to wealth using chemical recycling: A review108
Tunable photocatalytic activity of SrTiO3 for water splitting: Strategies and future scenario107
Recent trends in developments of active metals and heterogenous materials for catalytic CO2 hydrogenation to renewable methane: A review104
Modeling and Box-Behnken design optimization of photocatalytic parameters for efficient removal of dye by lanthanum-doped mesoporous TiO2104
Environmental impact of emerging desalination technologies: A preliminary evaluation104
Removal of captopril pharmaceutical from synthetic pharmaceutical-industry wastewaters: Use of activated carbon derived from Butia catarinensis103
An overview of heterojunctioned ZnFe2O4 photocatalyst for enhanced oxidative water purification103
Zeolite-based composites for the adsorption of toxic matters from water: A review101
Recent developments in fluorescent and colorimetric chemosensors based on schiff bases for metallic cations detection: A review100
Recent advances in the synthesis of cyclic carbonates via CO2 cycloaddition to epoxides100
Membrane fouling and fouling mitigation in oil–water separation: A review99
COVID-19 pandemic and emerging plastic-based personal protective equipment waste pollution and management in Africa99
Prediction of air pollution index (API) using support vector machine (SVM)99
Adsorption mercury, cobalt, and nickel with a reclaimable and magnetic composite of hydroxyapatite/Fe3O4/polydopamine98
Synergistic advanced oxidation process for the fast degradation of ciprofloxacin antibiotics using a GO/CuMOF-magnetic ternary nanocomposite98
Synthesis and characterization of activated carbon from biomass date seeds for carbon dioxide adsorption98
Removal of heavy metals from soil with biochar composite: A critical review of the mechanism97
UV/Chlorine process for dye degradation in aqueous solution: Mechanism, affecting factors and toxicity evaluation for textile wastewater97
Use of immobilized bacteria for environmental bioremediation: A review96
Use of membrane distillation for oily wastewater treatment – A review93
Ethanol from lignocellulosic biomass: An in-depth analysis of pre-treatment methods, fermentation approaches and detoxification processes93
A review of hexavalent chromium removal from aqueous solutions by sorption technique using nanomaterials93
Azo dye adsorption on an industrial waste-transformed hydroxyapatite adsorbent: Kinetics, isotherms, mechanism and regeneration studies93
High performance and ultrafast reduction of 4-nitrophenol using metal-organic frameworks93
Performance evaluation of dye wastewater treatment technologies: A review92
Membrane distillation using low-grade energy for desalination: A review91
An eco-friendly approach to textile and tannery wastewater treatment using maghemite nanoparticles (γ-Fe2O3-NPs) fabricated by Penicillium expansum strain (K-w)91
Titania modified gum tragacanth based hydrogel nanocomposite for water remediation90
Green synthesis of a silver nanoparticle using Moringa oleifera seed and its applications for antimicrobial and sun-light mediated photocatalytic water detoxification90
Green chemistry route of biosynthesized copper oxide nanoparticles using Psidium guajava leaf extract and their antibacterial activity and effective removal of industrial dyes90
A review of advances in engineered composite materials popular for wastewater treatment88
Investigation on adsorption behaviors of heavy metal ions (Cd2+, Cr3+, Hg2+ and Pb2+) through low-cost/active manganese dioxide-modified magnetic biochar derived from palm kernel cake residue88
Green synthesis of antibacterial and antifungal silver nanoparticles using Citrus limetta peel extract: Experimental and theoretical studies87
Progress and potential of metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) for gas storage and separation: A review87
The enhanced peroxymonosulfate-assisted photocatalytic degradation of tetracycline under visible light by g-C3N4/Na-BiVO4 heterojunction catalyst and its mechanism87
Titanium dioxide based self-cleaning smart surfaces: A short review87