13 Jun '11, 11am

Apples just got dirtier

The goal of the Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides is to help shoppers reduce their exposure to pesticides. EWG states that “the health benefits of a diet rich in fruits and vegetables outweigh the risks of pesticide exposure,” but pesticide intake can be lowered “substantially by avoiding the 12 most contaminated fruits and vegetables and eating the least contaminated produce.”

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/food/healthy-eating/blogs/apples-just-...

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