The Dirty Dozen

24 April, 2017

The Environmental Working Group (EWG), a nonprofit organization that advocates for policies that protect global and individual health, has published the 12 foods having the highest pesticide load, making them the most important to buy organic versions.

If you don’t want to buy organic foods, you can also opt in for the 15 foods having the lowest pesticide load .  Here’s the list of the Dirty Dozen Plus :

Strawberries
Strawberries
Spinach
Spinach
nectarines
nectarines
Apples
Apples
Peaches
Peaches
Pears
Pears
Cherries
Cherries
Grapes
Grapes
Celery
Celery
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
Bell Peppers
Bell Peppers
Potatoes
Potatoes
Hot Peppers
Hot Peppers

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Images from: https://www.ewg.org

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Cinzia Cuneo

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

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