The Clean 15

April 30, 2019 ,

The Environmental Working Group (EWG), a nonprofit organization that advocates for policies that protect global and individual health, has published the 2019 version of  the 12 foods having the highest pesticide load, making them the most important to buy organic versions. At the opposite end of the contamination spectrum, here’s the list of Foods That You Don’t Have to Buy Organic also known as the ‘Clean 15′:
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Clean 15:

1. Avocado

2. Sweet corn

3. Pineapple

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4. Sweet pea frozen

5. Onion

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6. Papaya

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7. Eggplant

8. Asparagus

9. Kiwi

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10. Cabbage

11. Cauliflower

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12. Cantaloupe

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13. Broccoli

14. Mushroom

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15. Honeydew melon

Source (anglais): Clean Fifteen


Cinzia Cuneo
Cinzia Cuneo, founder of, never wanted to neglect the quality of her food. She shares her special expertise to make good food quickly and without complications!

2 comments to “The Clean 15”

May 16, 2014 Louise said:

I’m surprised to see corn on this list given that it is considered a GMO food.

Cinzia Cuneo
May 16, 2014 Cinzia said:

Hi Louise, given that it is GMO, it needs less pesticides…..

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