The Clean 15 and The Dirty Dozen

23 Jun


The Environmental Working Group has updated their list for 2011. The Dirty dozen are the highest in pesticides, and when you purchase them, you need to buy organic. The Clean Fifteen are the lowest in pesticides and don’t necessarily have to be organic when purchased. Click here for a PDF printable version of the list.


The Dirty Dozen

  1. Peaches
  2. Apples
  3. Bell Peppers
  4. Celery
  5. Nectarines
  6. Strawberries
  7. Cherries
  8. Kale
  9. Lettuce
  10. Grapes
  11. Carrots
  12. Pears

The Clean 15

  1. Onions
  2. Avacado
  3. Sweet Corn
  4. Pineapples
  5. Mangos
  6. Asparagus
  7. Sweet Peas
  8. Kiwi
  9. Cabbage
  10. Eggplant
  11. Papaya
  12. Watermelon
  13. Broccoli
  14. Tomatoes
  15. Sweet Potatoes




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