Why Publish in TAPPI JOURNAL?

Publishing your article in TAPPI JOURNAL ensures your work will be accessible to industry professionals, libraries and the global academic community through our robust communication network.

Being published in TAPPI JOURNAL also serves to enhance your career and increase professional recognition, as TAPPI JOURNAL is a well-respected, commonly referenced source of the best industry research.

By publishing with us, you will join the ranks of the world’s most respected researchers in the areas of pulp, paper, packaging, tissue, nonwovens, converting, bioenergy and nanotechnology.

Who Should Submit?

We invite the following submissions from authors, academics and researchers:

  • Basic and applied research articles
  • Communications
  • Technical reviews
  • Papers presented at conferences
  • Significant industry findings
  • Academic reporting research

Some of the topics we cover include:

  • Advances in Pulp Bleaching Technologies
  • Papermaking
  • Coatings
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Cellulose Nanomaterials
  • Biorefinery Conversion Technologies
  • Recycling

How to Submit

All papers are peer-reviewed before being approved for publication, but not all papers submitted will be accepted for peer review. Being accepted for peer review does not ensure publication.

Please read our complete author guidelines and our style guide before submitting your paper.


Please note that conference papers must be submitted for review by the author. TAPPI conference papers are not automatically reviewed for publication.


Papers should be submitted by using the step-by-step TAPPI Journal Editorial Manager Portal