Dimitra Voutsa is an Associate Professor at the Department of Chemistry, Laboratory of Environmental Pollution Control, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She received her B.S. in Chemistry and her Ph.D in Environmental Chemistry. Her research interests concern the fate of organic micropollutants and heavy metals in water cycle, drinking water quality and water treatment, wastewater treatment processes and strategies for removal of micropollutants and chemical characterization of airborne particulate matter. She has published many articles in peer reviewed international scientific journals and chapters in books and participated in numerous national and European research projects.