New report reveals twelve most contaminated fruits and vegetables

As they come directly from nature, fruits and vegetables are considered to be the healthiest food items out there. But this fact is only relevant on paper. Due to the increased usage of pesticides and chemical fertilizers, even fruits and vegetables have become unhealthy for consumption.

And now, Environmental Working Group has released a new report revealing the twelve most contaminated fruits and vegetables out there. You can see the list below.

  • Strawberries
  • Spinach
  • Nectarines
  • Apples
  • Grapes
  • Peaches
  • Cherries
  • Pears
  • Tomatoes
  • Celery
  • Potatoes
  • Sweet Bell Peppers

The same was compiled after analysing more than 39,000 samples from around the United States.

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