IChemE journalsIChemE, in partnership with the scientific publisher Elsevier, produces six journals:

Chemical Engineering Research and Design

Process Safety and Environmental Protection

Food and Bioproducts Processing

Education for Chemical Engineers

Sustainable Production and Consumption

South African Journal of Chemical Engineering (open access)

A seventh journal, Molecular Systems Design & Engineering, is jointly published by IChemE and the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) - content for this journal is currently free to access.

Each journal contains original, peer-reviewed chemical, process and related engineering research.


IChemE members have free access to the subscription-based journals online. Sign into ‘My IChemE’ using your membership and pin to access the Journals sign in button.

IChemE members also have full access to the historic archive (1923-1997)

Please note we also offer non-member access to the historic archive.


Members can subscribe to print editions of the journals at discounted rates. To subscribe, log in to 'My IChemE', click on 'Pay my subscriptions' and select 'Subscribe to a new journal'. Please note that only Chemical Engineering, Research and Design, Process Safety and Environmental Processing, and Food and Bioproducts Processing are available in print format.

Non-member subscriptions are available from Elsevier Support and Sales or via the individual journals' websites linked above.

Publications medals

IChemE's annual medals and awards programme recognises excellence in chemical engineering practice and outstanding contributions to the Institution or the wider community.

The medals awarded in the publications area are:

Senior Moulton Medal - for the best paper published by IChemE Junior Moulton Medal - for the best paper published by IChemE by an author, or co-author, who has graduated within the last 10 years (excluding career breaks) at the time of submission of the paper Hanson Medal - for the best article published in tce Hutchison Medal - for the most catalytic or thought-provoking paper published by IChemE

Medal winners are recommended by the Publications Medals Board.

Information on the full range of awards made by IChemE, and lists of winners, can be found on the medals home page.

Contact us

Catherine Cliffe

Managing Editor

Manuscripts accepted for publication manuscripts under peer review  proposals for special issues/conference issues and appointments to the editorial board if you would like to discuss a proposal for a paper contact the relevant subject editor.

Claudia Flavell-While

Director of Publications

Publication strategy subscriptions, pricing and undelivered journal copies IChemE members contact the Journals Department.


My IChemE

IChemE is a registered charity in England & Wales (214379), and a charity registered in Scotland (SC 039661).