Top pesticide absorbing fruits & vegetables

The Dirty Dozen

  1. strawberries
  2. spinach
  3. kale, collard and mustard greens
  4. nectarines
  5. apples
  6. grapes
  7. cherries
  8. peaches
  9. pears
  10. bell and hot peppers
  11. celery
  12. tomatoes

The Clean 15

  1. avocados
  2. sweet corn
  3. pineapple
  4. onions
  5. papaya
  6. sweet peas
  7. eggplant
  8. asparagus
  9. broccoli
  10. cabbage
  11. kiwi
  12. cauliflower
  13. mushrooms
  14. honeydew melon
  15. cantaloupe
Source: Environmental Working Group
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