Contamination of water bodies like groundwater, lakes, oceans, rivers etc. is known as water pollution. Pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without any treatment to remove harmful compounds causes water pollution which affects plants and organisms living in water. Damage is not only to individual species and populations, but also to the natural biological communities.
Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Last date updated on June, 2014