The Most Pesticide-Contaminated Produce Is …
As Maci, Mason, and Bentley race up the baby-name chart, the apple races up the pesticide-ridden-produce chart, knocking celery off its not particularly coveted throne.
The organization behind these lists recommends buying organic versions of The Dirty Dozen, while The Clean 15 are more or less good to go. (“Top 10 Most/Least Contaminated Produce” didn’t have that playful ring to it, apparently.)
This on the heels of the news about how apples and their peels make you skinny and ripped. They’re the Barry Bonds of the food world: strong but messed up! [Via]