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Guidelines to authors

Both oral and poster presenters are invited to submit an abstract of maximum 300 words by 3rd May 2019 on one of the following topics:

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  1. Microplastic pollutions in different environments: Freshwater, Marine, Air and Soil
  2. Microplastics in the Mediterranean Sea
  3. Sources, fate and effects of microplastics
  4. Detection systems for microplastic pollution monitoring
  5. Green synthetic approaches for the preparation of environmentally friendly polymers
  6. Recovery and recycling of marine plastics
  7. Wastewater treatment plants as microplastic entrance route
  8. Nanoplastics as emerging pollutants
  9. Degradation of plastics in marine environment
  10. Impact of microplastics on marine life
  11. Microplastics: from marine pollution to human food chain
  12. Mitigation of microplastic impact and innovative solutions
  13. Socio-economic, environmental impacts assessment and risk analysis
  14. Sampling, extraction, purification and identification approaches for microplastics
  15. Adsorption and transport of pollutants on microplastics

The template for extended abstract submission can be downloaded here.

Please submit your extended abstract by Online Submission logging in with your username and password.
The deadline for the extended abstract submission is 8th of July 2019.

In case you need an invitation letter, please contact
The extended abstracts will be included in the indexed electronic Conference Proceedings (published by Springer).

Furthermore, at the end of the Conference, selected contributions will be invited to prepare full papers that will be submitted for review in special issues of selected journals. Agreements are under consideration to define the selected journals special issues. Final information will be made available soon.

Instructions for presenters

Oral presentation: 10 minutes for each talk.
Poster presentation: the poster dimensions should be 70x90 cm

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