The deadline for abstract submission is November 30*, 2008. Only one contribution per registration will be accepted.

* Abstracts can be submitted after November 30. However their acceptance may not be possible before December 7.

The abstract must be written in English using Microsoft Word according to the following instructions.
Page settings: Paper size: A4; Margins: 4.0 cm top, 2.5 cm bottom, 2.5 cm left, 2.5 cm right.

Abstract title: Capital letters, Arial, bold, size 12, line spacing single, centered. Leave one blank line
Authors: Arial, normal, size 10, line spacing single. Presenting author underlined. Corresponding author with an asterisk (*). Leave one blank line.

Affiliation: Department/Institution/Company, postal address, country. Arial, size 10; line spacing single. E-mail of the corresponding author. Leave two blank lines.

Main body of text: Arial, normal, 11; paragraphs: before 0 pt, after 12 pt; line spacing single. No indentation.

Introduce references as Arabic numerals as superscripts.

References should be collected at the end of the document using Arial 10; line spacing single.

A one A4 page abstract, prepared according to these instructions, should be submitted online not later than 15 November 2008. Please do not forget to choose your scientific area:

A - Food
B - Detergency and cosmetics
C - Pharmaceuticals
D - Agrochemicals
E - Fibres and paper
F - Synthesis and catalysis
G - Materials and processes
H - Biotechnology
I . - Others

Contributions on the above mentioned topics are welcome. Oral communications, selected by the Scientific Committee: 15 minutes; Posters: 90 cm width x 120cm height.

Abstracts should follow the following example.

Online Abstract submission available here

With the exception of Invited Speakers who should send their abstracts directly to: cormv@fc.ul.pt