The EWG’s Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce

There are some fruits and vegetables that should be bought organic, and some that should not, do you know which ones?  Well, the Environmental Working Group has done the work for you!

The Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides ranks pesticide contamination for 53 popular fruits and vegetables based on an analysis of 51,000 tests for pesticides on these foods, conducted from 2000 to 2009 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the federal Food and Drug Administration. Nearly all the studies on which the guide is based tested produce after it had been rinsed or peeled.  ~

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