The ‘Dirty Dozen’ – the most pesticide-laden fruit and vegetables in the U.S.

A few months ago, the Environmental Working Group (a non-profit organisation in the U.S., specialising in environmental research and advocacy) released their 9th annual report of their Shopper’s Guide to Pesticide in Produce. Part of that report includes their Dirty Dozen, their list of the twelve crops that contained the most pesticide residue. The EWG strongly recommend that people buy …