Want to "Go Organic?" Start here...
Want to "Go Organic?" but don't know where to start? Here is your guide! The Environmental Working Group creates a list every year of the "Dirty Dozen" and "Clean Fifteen". The Dirty Dozen is a list of produce you definitely want to buy organic because of the high load of pesticides used and absorbed by the fruit.
These fruits and vegetables were found to have the highest load of pesticide residues.
- Sweet Bell Peppers
These fruits and vegetables were found to least likely contain pesticide residues.
- Sweet Corn
- Sweet Peas (Frozen)
- Honeydew Melon