If the cost of buying all organic isn’t within your budget, fear not. Check out The Daily Green’s list of fruit and vegetables so clean of pesticides you don’t have to buy organic. (Of course, buying organic is always a good choice for the health of farms and farm workers, regardless of the residue left on the end product.) This feature also includes tips for buying, cleaning, storing and using each fruit and vegetable – as well as delicious recipes!
Here’s a look at the Environmental Working Group’s 2011 Clean 15 list:
Sweet Corn *Please see UPDATE post here!
6. Sweet green peas
9. Cantaloupe (domestic)
13. Sweet Potatoes