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The Clean Fifteen June 28, 2008

Filed under: Food,Great Reads,Health — 4:44 pm

In the book To Buy or Not to Buy Organic, Burke provides a list of 15 foods that “are the least likely to contain pesticide residue even if they are not organically grown.” Here they are:

  1. Asparagus
  2. Avocados
  3. Bananas
  4. Blueberries
  5. Broccoli
  6. Cabbage
  7. Garlic
  8. Kiwi
  9. Mango
  10. Onions
  11. Papaya
  12. Pineapple
  13. Shelling peas
  14. Sweet corn
  15. Watermelon (domestically grown)

View the Dirty Dozen


1 Comment for this post

Karen Says:

yeah, most of those you peel or have a waxy outside. I’m surprised about broccoli and blueberries tho! Good to know! Thanks!

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