Tuesday, December 5, 2006
The Dirty Dozen: Twelve Fruits and Vegetables to Buy Organic
The Dirty Dozen, ranked from highest level of pesticide residue to lowest, according to researchers at the Environmental Working Group:
3. Bell Peppers
9. Grapes (imported)
I talked about how I incorporate this list into my shopping here.
For more information about the Environmental Working Group, click here.
For more information about how this list was compiled, and to see a complete ranking of the pesticide levels of 43 different fruits and vegetables, go to Food News here.