Eating these non-organic fruits and veggies will leave you exposed to an average of Ten pesticides a day. So try your best to buy organic when shopping for the ‘Dirty Dozen’.
A quick guide to Twelve produce items that are the most exposed to pesticides known as ‘The Dirty Dozen’. Watch here:
If you can afford to buy a few more Organic items, then, these are the next group you want to focus on:
2. Blueberries (Imported)
4. Green Beans (Domestic)
6. Plums (Imported)
7. Summer Squash
8. Cucumbers (Imported)
New research shows that some pesticides used on strawberries, grapes, lettuce and other produce may disrupt male hormones.
But remember, these produce items are still healthy for you and much, much more nutritious than any processed or sugar filled food.