Polímeros: Ciência e Tecnologia
Polímeros: Ciência e Tecnologia

About the Journal

Polímeros is a quarterly publication of the Associação Brasileira de Polímeros - ABPol (Brazilian Polymer Association), which publishes Review Articles, Original Articles and Short Communications, disclosing advances in the knowledge of Polymer Science and Technology.

The full name of this journal is “Polímeros: Ciência e Tecnologia”, which is to be used in any publication including references (bibliographies), footnotes, citation and quotations.


The journal is indexed by

  • ISI Web of Knowledge, Web of Science
  • SciELO
  • Latindex
  • Chemical Abstracts
  • RAPRA abstracts
  • All-Russian Institute of Science and Technical Information
  • Red de Revistas Cientificas de America Latina y el Caribe


Intellectual Property

All content of the journal, except where identified, is licensed under a Creative Commons attribution-type BY.

The journal is published online and has open and free access to anyone.



Message to all members of the Editorial Council of Polímeros: Ciência e Tecnologia.

June 17th, 2016



It is my great pleasure to communicate that the impact factor of Polimeros is raising again. It was 0.474 in 2014 and now stands at 0.498. The five-year impact factor has not raised yet, however, it will increase with the increasing of the annual impact factor.

This tendency is due to the increasing relative number of papers published in English and the efforts made by each of us to improve the quality of the papers, citing articles published in our journal, whenever adequate.

Polímeros published in the years 2008 – 2010 the most cited papers so far, most of them as review articles. To increase our impact factor this council should seek and encourage authors to submit review articles on actual and important topics related to polymers.

Congratulations to our contributors, to the editorial committee and to the editorial council.



The President of the Editorial Council
Prof. Marco Aurelio De Paoli


Article Charge

In order to have your accepted manuscript published in Polímeros it is necessary to pay an article-charge.

The value is fixed per article, independent of its length.

The cost in Brazilian reais is R$800,00 or  in American dollars is U$230,00.

Please follow the steps below to pay the article-charge of your manuscript.


Para pagamento em reais:


For payment in US dollar:


If you have any questions, please contact us: revista@abpol.org.br; +55 16 3374-3949


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