Research and Publication Ethics

 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 ( 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 ( or appropriate Committee of the corresponding institutes.