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Marine Pollution Bulletin

Impact, Factor and Metrics, Impact Score, Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and More

Last Updated on October 31, 2023

Impact Score

2022-2023

6.20

h-Index

2022-2023

 210

Rank

2022-2023

 2163

SJR

2022-2023

 1.490

Note: The impact score or impact index shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics and Factor

Title Marine Pollution Bulletin
Abbreviation Mar. Pollut. Bull.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Aquatic Science (Q1); Oceanography (Q1); Pollution (Q1)
h-index 210
Overall Rank/Ranking 2163
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 1.490
Impact Score 6.20
Publisher Elsevier Inc.
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 0025326X, 18793363
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1970-2022




Aim and Scope


Marine Pollution Bulletin is concerned with the rational use of maritime and marine resources in estuaries, the seas and oceans, as well as with documenting marine pollution and introducing new forms of measurement and analysis. A wide range of topics are discussed as news, comment, reviews and research reports, not only on effluent disposal and pollution control, but also on the management, economic aspects and protection of the marine environment in general. A distinctive feature of Marine Pollution Bulletin is the number of different categories of articles which are published.


About Marine Pollution Bulletin


Marine Pollution Bulletin is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Aquatic Science (Q1); Oceanography (Q1); Pollution (Q1). It is published by Elsevier Inc.. The overall rank of Marine Pollution Bulletin is 2163. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.490. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 210. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Marine Pollution Bulletin journal is 0025326X, 18793363. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Marine Pollution Bulletin is cited by a total of 20388 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Marine Pollution Bulletin Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Marine Pollution Bulletin is 6.20, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Marine Pollution Bulletin IF is decreased by a factor of 0.32 and approximate percentage change is -4.91% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a falling trend. The impact IF, also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Marine Pollution Bulletin Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Marine Pollution Bulletin is 6.20. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Marine Pollution Bulletin. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 6.20
2021 6.52
2020 5.57
2019 4.26
2018 4.05
2017 3.46
2016 3.31
2015 3.33
2014 3.24

Marine Pollution Bulletin h-index


  Table Setting

Marine Pollution Bulletin has an h-index of 210. It means 210 articles of this journal have more than 210 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Marine Pollution Bulletin ISSN


The ISSN of Marine Pollution Bulletin is 0025326X, 18793363. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Marine Pollution Bulletin Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Marine Pollution Bulletin is 2163. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.490. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

SJR of Marine Pollution Bulletin by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.490
2021 1.508
2020 1.548
2019 1.270
2018 1.215
2017 1.147
2016 1.332
2015 1.252
2014 1.303

Ranking of Marine Pollution Bulletin by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 2163
2021 2067
2020 2155
2019 2976
2018 3258
2017 3586
2016 2867
2015 3200
2014 2914

Marine Pollution Bulletin Publisher


Table Setting

Marine Pollution Bulletin is published by Elsevier Inc.. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1970-2022. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Marine Pollution Bulletin is Mar. Pollut. Bull.. This abbreviation ('Mar. Pollut. Bull.') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Marine Pollution Bulletin


If your research field is/are related to Aquatic Science (Q1); Oceanography (Q1); Pollution (Q1), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

Marine Pollution Bulletin latest impact IF is 6.20. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 6.52 (2021) and 3.24 (2014), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 4.44 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The Marine Pollution Bulletin has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 1.490, according to the latest data. It is computed in the year 2023. In the past 9 years, this journal has recorded a range of SJR, with the highest being 1.548 in 2020 and the lowest being 1.147 in 2017. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Marine Pollution Bulletin over the previous 9-year period stands at 4.44.


What's the latest h-index of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The latest h-index of the Marine Pollution Bulletin is 210.


Who's the publisher of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The Marine Pollution Bulletin is published by the Elsevier Inc., with its country of publication being the United Kingdom.


What's the current ranking of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The Marine Pollution Bulletin is currently ranked 2163 out of 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series in the latest ranking. Over the course of the last 9 years, this journal has experienced varying rankings, reaching its highest position of 2067 in 2021 and its lowest position of 3586 in 2017.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Marine Pollution Bulletin is Mar. Pollut. Bull..


Is the "Marine Pollution Bulletin" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Marine Pollution Bulletin is classified as a journal that the Elsevier Inc. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The Marine Pollution Bulletin encompasses the following areas:

  • Aquatic Science
  • Oceanography
  • Pollution

For a more comprehensive understanding of its scope, check the official website of this journal.


What's the ISSN of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The Marine Pollution Bulletin is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 0025326X, 18793363.


What's the best quartile of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The best quartile for the Marine Pollution Bulletin is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Marine Pollution Bulletin?

The Marine Pollution Bulletin coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1970-2022.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Marine Pollution Bulletin

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 6.20
2021 6.52
2020 5.57
2019 4.26
2018 4.05
2017 3.46
2016 3.31
2015 3.33
2014 3.24



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