About the Journal

Focus and Scope


Scientific Bulletin of ESCORENA is an international journal which publishes original and novel papers in the following directions:

  • Production of bast, seed, leaf, and cellulosic fibers, hard fibers, protein fibers.

  • Economic and technique aspects of sustainable agriculture, biodiversity and processing of natural raw materials.

  • Biomonitoring , remediation and bioremediation of soil, water and air quality.

  • Agronomy, horticulture and microbiology studies.

  • Climate change and air, water or soil pollutions

The following contributions are welcome:

  • Short communications

  • Full research papers

  • Review papers

  • Commentaries

  • Letters to the Editor

Peer Review Process

All papers would be review by highly recognised members of international scientific comunity

Publication Frequency

Publication Frequency
2 issues per year

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Journal History

The first number have been published in 2009 and the journal had appeared two times per year.



Prof. Dr. R. M. Kozlowski

Coordinator of the FAO/ESCORENA, European Cooperative Research Network on Flax and other Bast Plants, ESCORENA focal point under auspices of FAO/Rome Italy and FAO/Budapest, Hungary and Institute for Engineering of Polymers Materials and Dyes, Poland INFMP, Poznan, Poland


Senior Researcher Dr. Eng. Cecilia Sîrghie

RDI Institute in Natural and Technical Sciences of “Aurel Vlaicu” University Arad


Senior Researcher Dr. Copolovici Lucian Octav

Deputy Director of RDI Institute in Natural and Technical Sciences of “Aurel Vlaicu” University


Prof. Dr. Valentin Popa

“Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iasi


Mr. Michal Demeš

FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia (REUT), Budapest, Hungary


Prof. Dr. Marcel Popa

“Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iasi


Senior Researcher Dr. Eng. Botar Alexandru

RDI Institute in Natural and Technical Sciences of “Aurel Vlaicu” University Arad


Prof. Dr. Aurelia Meghea

Polytechnic University of Bucharest


Dr. Kirill G. Tkachenko

Komarov Botanical Institute of RAS, St. Petersburg, Russia


Prof. Dr. A. K. Haghi

University of Guilan, Iran


Prof. Dr. Narongrit Sombatsompop

King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand



PhD Ian R. Hardin

The University of Georgia

College of Family and Consumer Sciences, Textiles, Merchandising and Ineriors, Athens, Georgia, USA.


Ákos Máthé

University of Budapest

ISHS Section Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

Vice President, ICMAP - International Council for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Hungary


Dr. Somaye Akbari

Research Deputy & Member of Faculty of Textile Technology Research Group,

Amirkabir University Branch of Iranian Academic Center for Education, Culture and Research (ACECR), Tehran, Iran


Smachylo Oksana

Candidate of Technical Science, The Kiev National University of Technologies & Design, Depart of Leather & Fur Technology, Kiev, Ukraine


Eng. Wu Wei

China and Poland (specialization: natural fibres, and composites, especially hemp and kenaf)


All issues 2009-2012