Tag: dirty dozen and clean fifteen

EWG Update: The Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen

by in Food News, Food Safety, July 22, 2012

The Environmental Working Group has updated its list of which fruits and veggies you should buy organic; here’s a review.

Update: Where Should You Spend Your Organic Dollar?

by in In Season, June 16, 2011

Sure, we’d probably all love to buy every fruit and veggie organic, but it’s not always affordable to purchase everything from the often higher-priced organic section.  Luckily, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) keeps a running list of the fruits and veggies that are most and least contaminated — here’s how they updated the list forRead more

The Most Important Fruits and Veggies to Buy Organic

by in Uncategorized, April 22, 2011

Last year on Earth Day, we introduced the Environmental Working Group’s (EWG) Shoppers Guide to Pesticides – the list of most and least contaminated produce items to help you decide where to spend your organic food budget. The EWG continues to conduct research on contamination levels in popular fruits and veggies—here’s the latest update.