Tuesday, June 19, 2012
The 2012 "Dirty Dozen" and "Clean 15" lists
The Environmental Working Group's annual Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 lists have been released, and once again, several fruits are included. Strawberries, grapes, and blueberries are all on the Dirty Dozen list, which measure ranks produce by pesticide residue levels. Last year, I wrote about what lists like the Dirty Dozen mean for IPM practitioners and researchers. You can find that post here.