Toxics (ISSN 2305-6304; CODEN: TOXIC8) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal on all aspects of the toxicity of chemicals and materials, published monthly online by MDPI.  
  • Open Access—free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: Covered in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) in the Web of Science, in Scopus and in Chemical Abstracts / SciFinder. Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central from Vol. 3.
  • CiteScore (Scopus data): 3.7, which ranks 57/128 (Q2) in "Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis" and 64/116 (Q3) in "Toxicology".
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 15 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2020).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
Impact Factor: 3.271 (2019)
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Special Issue in Toxics
Prenatal Environmental Exposure and Autism Risk Guest Editor: Michael Caudle
Deadline: 31 March 2021
Special Issue in Toxics
Environmental Exposures Contributing to Thyroid Cancer Risk Guest Editors: Maaike van Gerwen, Catherine F Sinclair
Deadline: 30 April 2021
Special Issue in Toxics
Hazard Assessment of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Invertebrates Guest Editors: Miguel Machado Santos, Luís Filipe C. Castro, Teresa Neuparth
Deadline: 31 May 2021
Special Issue in Toxics
Molecular Basis of Air-Pollution-Induced Disease Risk Guest Editors: Andrij Holian, Luke Montrose
Deadline: 30 June 2021
Topical Collection in Toxics
Heavy Metals Toxicology Collection Editor: Wayne Briner
Topical Collection in Toxics
Xenobiotics in Developmental Neurotoxicity Collection Editor: David R. Wallace
Topical Collection in Toxics
Environmental and Health Risks of Nanotechnology Collection Editors: Laura Braydich-Stolle, Saber M. Hussain
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