Nigerian Research Journal of Chemical Sciences

Journal: Nigerian Research Journal of Chemical Sciences

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Kenechukwu Ugwu

Scope: Nigerian Research Journal of Chemical Sciences (NRJCS) is a journal that publishes significant contributions of scientists on chemical sciences. It provides a platform to learn from the experts in the field of chemistry and increase the pool of knowledge in chemical sciences.

Nigerian Research Journal of Chemical Sciences receives manuscripts on original research work, reviews and short communications in all fields of chemistry and related disciplines. The areas of specific interest are:  agrochemistry, applied chemistry, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, biogeochemistry, biotechnology, chemical process engineering, chemical technology, chemistry and chemical science education, combinational chemistry, computational chemistry, coordination chemistry, cytochemistry, electrochemistry, environmental analytical chemistry, environmental chemistry, food chemistry, forensic chemistry, geochemistry, histochemistry, , hydrochemistry, industrial chemistry, inorganic chemistry, medical and pharmaceutical chemistry, nanomaterials and nanosystems, natural products chemistry, nuclear chemistry, organic chemistry, photochemistry, physical chemistry, polymer chemistry, solid-state chemistry, sonochemistry, surface chemistry and theoretical chemistry.

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Mailing Address: NCERD, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State



NJRCS- Volume 3, 2017




The Role of Monoterpenoids and Sesqiterpenoids as defense Chemicals in Plants – a Review

Olayemi, R.F.


Study of toxic metals uptake by some green leafy vegetables grown on soil amended with tannery sludge from Challawa Industrial area, Kano -Nigeria.

Garba, M. D. and Mohammed, M. I.



 Potential health risk of using charcoal for water filtration

Ugwu, K.E.