About the Journal

The frequency of publication


It is published bimonthly in February 28th, April 30th, June 30th, August 30th, October 30th and December 30th. Manuscript can be received at any time.


Availability of the full-text in the web


Full text is available from: http://www.ktappi.kr


Fund support


This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST) grant funded by the Korea government.


Contact and Subsription info


Manuscripts should be submitted directly to Chief Editor as follows: Dr. Sung, Yong Joo, Dept. of Biobased Materials, Chungnam National University, 99 Daehangno, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34134, Korea, Tel: +82-42-821-5755, Fax: +82-42-821-6159, E-mail: yosung17@cnu.ac.kr


And correspondence concerning business matters could be addressed to the the Korea Technical Association of The Pulp and Paper Industry, #701, 7, Yeouidaebang-ro 69-gil, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 07333, Korea, Tel: +82-2-786-8620, Fax: +82-2-786-8621, E-mail: ktappi@ktappi.or.kr


Copyright statement


Upon acceptance of an article, author(s) will be asked to complete a ‘Copyright Transfer Agreement’ giving J. of Korea TAPPI the exclusive right to publish the manuscript. The intellectual property ownership remains with the author(s), and they retain the right to reproduce the article for non-commercial purposes; to prepare derivative works from the article and to authorise others to make any non-commercial use of the article as long as the original publication in J. of Korea TAPPI is cited.


Research and publication ethics


- Plagiarism and Duplicate Publication: Authors are responsible for their article making free from any plagiarism. The papers already published to other scientific journals or periodicals are not considered for publication. The published paper to this journal should not be submitted to other scientific journal.


- Authorship: Authors who meets all of following conditions can be listed: 1) substantial contributions to conception and design, or acquisition of data, or analysis and interpretation of data; and 2) drafting the article or revising it critically for important intellectual content.


- Conflict-of-Interest Statement: If there are any conflicts of interest related to individual author's commitments or project support, it should be clarified and described in the manuscript.


“For the policies on the research and publication ethics not stated in this instructions, International standards for editors and authors (http://publicationethics.org/international-standardseditors-and-authors) can be applied.” If there are any ethical issues from the manuscripts, it should be first reviewed by Editorial Board and the recommendations should be processed by the Society. If anyone does not agree or accept the decision by Society in the process of ethical issues, those may be referred to the Journal of KOREA TAPPI Editors (http://ktappi.or.kr) or appropriate Committee of the corresponding institutes.