Parisa Ziarati currently works at Nutrition and Food Sciences Research Center, Tehran Medical Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran. She is a hardworking researcher since she has published 168 research articles in leading technical and scientific journals. She is the author of 3 books. She has delivered 138 lectures at national and international conferences on relevant subjects, primarily environmental chemistry. She has also supervised 118 master’s theses and mediated 108 theses as an advisor. She has also published several papers on new findings in phytoremediation, a topic of current and original research attracting commercial interest. Moreover, she has worked exhaustively on turning low-cost waste products (food, agricultural, forestry, industrial, and mine waste) into valuable resources for water / wastewater remediation and pollution prevention. It is notable that remediation of soils contaminated with heavy metals and organics, detoxification and removal of heavy metals from foods, including rice and vegetables by adsorbents / bio adsorbents is her current research passion.