Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

El objetivo de Sostenibilidad de la Investigación Ambiental Agroalimentaria (SAFER) es la sostenibilidad, la producción de alimentos y agricultura y sus impactos en los recursos naturales a nivel local e internacional. SAFER publica resultados inéditos en ciencias ambientales, acuicultura, agronomía, veterinaria y silvicultura. El objetivo de esta revista es académicos, profesionales y estudiantes interesados en los recursos naturales. En esta revista publica artículos científicos, artículos de revisión, notas científicas y técnicas. SAFER es una publicación seriada y trimestral publicada por la Universidad Católica de Temuco con el apoyo de la Dirección de Investigación y Posgrado de la Universidad Católica de Temuco, y editada por la Facultad de Recursos Naturales.

 

Section Policies

Editorial

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Research Articles

MANUSCRIPT STRUCTURE The kind of research manuscript must have the following structure:

- Tittle in English and Spanish

- Running tittle.

- Authors and respective affiliations, including email.

- Abstract / Resumen

- Keywords / Palabras clave

- Introduction

- Matherial and Methods

- Results

- Discussion (It can be joined with Results)

- Acknowledgements

- References

- Tables and/or figures

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Review articles

The review manuscripts must have the following structure:

- Tittle in English and Spanish

- Running tittle.

- Authors and respective affiliations, including email.

- Abstract / Resumen - Keywords / Palabras clave

- Introduction (and the necessary chapters)

- Acknowledgements

- References

- Tables and/or figures

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Scientific notes

The manuscripts as scientific and technical notes must have at six pages as maximum extension and it must have the following structure:

- Tittle in English and Spanish

- Running tittle.

- Authors and respective affiliations, including email.

- Abstract / Resumen - Keywords / Palabras clave

- Introduction

- Matherial and Methods

- Results - Discussion (It can be joined with Results)

- Acknowledgements

- References

- Tables and/or figures

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Letters and comments

The letters and comments must be supported with specialized scientific literature or internet sites, and these don´t have more than four pages without abstract.

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Peer Review Process

Una vez recibido el manuscrito, la Comisión Editorial revisará el cumplimiento de las reglas formales y designará a dos especialistas en el tema como receptor anónimo. La Comisión Editorial mantendrá que no exista familiar, trabajo y otras relaciones entre revisores y autores. Los evaluadores tendrán un mes como plazo máximo para presentar sus evaluaciones a la Comisión Editorial. Una vez recibida la evaluación, pueden ser los siguientes escenarios (y las respuestas respectivas):

a) Si ambos lo aprueban, el artículo será publicado.

b) Si ambos lo reprochan, el artículo no será publicado.

c) Si un revisor aprueba con modificaciones importantes y el otro revisor rechaza, el manuscrito será devuelto a los autores y los revisores nuevos pueden enviarlo nuevamente para un proceso de revisión.

d) If both reviewers approve with major modifications the manuscript will returned to the author(s) for do the corrections before the next 15 days from the notification sending date from the Main Editor. After it, the same reviewers will verify if the corrections were done. If the author don`t manifest its interest within this period, it will understand that the manuscript will not continue in reviewing process.

e) If a reviewer approve with major modifications and the other with minor modifications, the manuscript will be returned to the author for correct it, it will late 15 days from the notification sending date from the Main Editor. After it, the same reviewers will verify if the corrections were done. If the author don`t manifest its interest within this period, it will understand that the manuscript will not continue in reviewing process.

f) If one reviewer approves and the second reviewer approved with major modifications the manuscript will be submitted to a third reviewer and it result will determine if the manuscript is approved (if the third reviewer approves it) or if the manuscript is returned to the author (if the third reviewer suggest major or minor modifications or rejection) in according to the main suppositions in the reviewing process.

g) If both reviewers suggested minor modifications it will returned the manuscript to the author(s) for do it. The author(s) will have 15 days for do the modifications and these will verify by Editorial Commission.

h) If one reviewer reject and the second reviewer approved with minor modifications the manuscript will be submitted to a third reviewer and it result will determine if the manuscript is approved with minor changes (if the third reviewer suggest or approves it) or if the manuscript is returned to the author (if the third reviewer suggest modifications or rejection) in according to the main suppositions in the reviewing process.

i) If one reviewer approved and the second reviewer rejects the manuscript the Editorial Commission will evaluate politically, in according to the variety (sex, language, nationality), aim of the manuscript, author relevance and another variables.

 

Publication Frequency

The issues will be published the last March, June, September and December every year.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides free access inmediately to its content considering the global knowledge exchange.

 

Ethical Code

La revista Sustainability, Agri, Food and Environmental Research utiliza estas instrucciones:

Código de Conducta del Comité de Ética de Publicación (COPE) y Pautas de mejores prácticas para editores de revistas para evitar el plagio, dos publicaciones y otras malas prácticas y conflictos de intereses. Más detalles están disponibles en este enlace:

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