15 New Foods High in Pesticide Levels to Steer Clear of ...


The Environmental Working Group, also known as EWG, just released the 2014 list of the foods with high pesticides and foods with low pesticides. Each year a new report is given to find out which conventional foods you should avoid buying and which organic foods are better. You may be familiar with this list, which is where โ€œThe Dirty Dozenโ€ and โ€œThe Clean Fifteenโ€ come from. Foods with high pesticides will fall into The Dirty Dozen category and foods with low pesticides will fall into The Clean Fifteen category. Below you'll find the 15 foods that topped this year's list of foods high in pesticides. Hopefully now you'll know what organic foods to save up for. Nosh up!

1. Apples


Apples have topped the list of foods high in pesticides for years. However, the good news is that organic apples arenโ€™t that much more expensive than conventional, making them easier to afford if youโ€™re on a budget.

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