Environmental Protection Research

ISSN: 2810-9325 (Print) 2810-9333 (Online) Description

Environmental Protection Research (EPR) offers a platform for environmentalists and researchers throughout the world to publish new findings that cover the relationships between environmental sciences and protection research. EPR aims to become a multidisciplinary journal for publication of research on the scientific aspects of environmental protection, which interfaces the prevention and control of air, water, soil, noise and other pollution.

Manuscripts are evaluated based on established guidelines, including novelty, significance of research, and relevant nature of the study, aiming to enrich communication in this rapidly evolving field. Original research articles and critical reviews that cover broadly relevant and generalizable research with a clear...

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Impacts of Mining on the Environment in West African Sahel: A Review

by Tinawaen Tambol, Gracias Mahoutondji Beldine Vodounou, Soulé Moussa

ABSTRACT: Mining activities have led to the depletion of over 577.15 km² of forest area in the West African Sahel zone. These have destroyed the habitats of mammals, including elephants and giraffes, as...

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Solid Waste Handling Scenarios, Management and Economic Study in Erbil City

by Shamal Ali Othman, Shuokr Qarani Aziz, Imad Ali Omar

ABSTRACT: Solid waste management has become an important issue for developing countries. Solid waste management is also a weighty problem in Erbil City, Kurdistan Region, Iraq. To date, weak points have...

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Is There a Food Waste Kuznets Curve? Some Evidence from China, Romania and Switzerland

by Stefan Mann, Maria Bobeică, Silviu Beciu, Georgiana Armenita Arghiroiu

ABSTRACT: The environmental Kuznets curve is defined as the proposition that pollution increases in the early stages of economic development and decreases in advanced economies. It could be verified for...

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Investigation of Rainwater Quality in Erbil Province and the Feasibility of Various Uses

by Shuokr Qarani Aziz, Reem A. Ahmed Alrawi, Kasro Kakil Dizayee, Carmen Khalil, Intisar Majeed Shaheed, Jwan Sabah Mustafa

ABSTRACT: Climate change, industrialization, global warming, dust storms, etc. influence rainfall, and rainwater quality. The current research aimed to examine rainwater quality parameters in Erbil...

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Lead and Cadmium Levels in Water, Surficial Sediments, and Edible Biota of Urban Rivers in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, During Two Seasons

by Harieth Hellar-Kihampa, Matobola Joel Mihale

ABSTRACT: This study evaluated levels and seasonal patterns of lead (Pb) and cadmium (Cd) in sediment, water, and mudskippers ( Periophthalmus argentilineatus ) from urban rivers in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania....

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Biomonitoring of Benthic Organisms for Coastal Protection: A Checklist Study from Pantai Remis and Blue Lagoon on the West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia

by Sarini Ahmad Wakid, Wan Mohd Syazwan, Nor Azwady Abd Aziz, Muskhazli Mustafa, Hideo Okamura, Yoshifumi Horie, Meng Chuan Ong, Mohamad Saupi Ismail, Ahmad Dwi Setyawan, Jia Ming Chew, Chee Kong Yap

ABSTRACT: The objective of the study was to provide an updated checklist of benthic marine organisms in Pantai Remis (Selangor) and Blue Lagoon (Negeri Sembilan) in November 2022. The research areas...

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Flood Disaster in Erbil City: Problems and Solutions

by Shuokr Qarani Aziz, Shawnm Mudhafar Saleh, Sarkawt Hamarahim Muhamad, Sarwah Othman Ismael, Bahar Mohammed Ahmed

ABSTRACT: Several floods occurred in Erbil City in 2021 and 2022, which caused disaster in the city. 12 people died, thousands of houses and vehicles were destroyed, and numerous public projects such as...