|2009||Sustainability releases its inaugural issue and is initially published as a quarterly journal.|
|2010||Sustainability is published on a monthly basis.|
|2013||Sustainability is accepted for indexing by the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI).
Sustainability establishes the following topical sections:
Sustainable Use of the Environment and Resources
Social Aspects of Sustainability
Economic, Business and Management Aspects of Sustainability
Sustainable Engineering and Science
Sustainable Urban and Rural Development
Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Wildlife
Sustainability Education and Approaches
Sustainability of Culture and Heritage
|2015||The 2014 impact factor increases to 0.942.
Sustainability establishes the topical section Sustainable Chemistry.
|2016||The 2015 impact factor increases to 1.343.|
The 2016 impact factor increases to 1.789.
|2018||The 2017 impact factor increases to 2.075.
Sustainability establishes two topical sections:
Human Geography and Social Sustainability
Sustainability launches the Travel Award 2019.
Sustainability Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary.
Sustainability sponsors the 7th World Sustainability Forum in Beijing, China.
Sustainability publishes its 10,000th paper.
Sustainability launches the Young Investigator Award 2018. Nominations end by the end of the year.
Sustainability attends and sponsors BES Annual Meeting 2018.
The 2018 impact factor increases to 2.592.
Sustainability launches the 2019 Best Paper Awards.
The Canadian Urban Transit Research & Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) became affiliated to Sustainability.
Sustainability receives an Impact Factor of 2.576.
Sustainability establishes eight topical sections:
The International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB) becomes affiliated to Sustainability
|2009–present||Founding Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Marc A. Rosen|
|2012–present||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Ioppolo for the section on Economic, Business, and Management Aspects of Sustainability|
|2013–present||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Tan Yigitcanlar for the section on Sustainable Urban and Rural Development|
|2014–present||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Helmut Haberl for the section on Social Ecology and Sustainability
Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Torretta for the section on Sustainable Use of the Environment and Resources
|2015–present||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Iain Gordon for the section on Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Wildlife
Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Derek J. McPhee for the section on Sustainable Chemistry
|2017–2022||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Manfred Max Bergman for the section on Sustainability of Culture and Heritage|
|2017–2022||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Tomonobu Senjyu for the section on Energy Sustainability|
|2017–present||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Kerry Shephard for the section on Sustainable Education and Approaches|
|2022–present||Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Lei Zhang for the section on Sustainable Transportation
Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Chen-Tung Arthur Chen for the section on Sustainable Oceans