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Image of fresh produce: tomatoes, carrots, spinach, green onions, and mushrooms some are part of the Daily Dozen 2024 or the Clean 15. These lists help you choose the right produce in your grocery store to keep toxins out of your system.
What's new for the Dirty Dozen 2024 report? Fungicides -- and they could be disrupting your hormones.Credit: Getty Images via Unsplash
March 20, 2024
Dirty Dozen 2024. Here’s what’s new with EWG’s annual report - scary fungicide among us. Don't panic! Here's how to…
blueberries which are now added to the dirty dozen list 2023
March 20, 2023
Added to the list of (un)distiction? Blueberries and green beans are added to the Dirty Dozen. Find out why they…
cut citrus, oranges, grapefruit, lime, lemons on cutting board
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March 17, 2021
Oranges have long been touted as one of the top sources of vitamin C, but according to new analyses from…
image of a hand holding beautiful deep red strawberries. Strawberries are featured in the ewg dirty dozen 2020 list
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March 25, 2020
Strawberries, spinach, and kale top the list once more, but one non-fresh item is the worst offender. Read now.
Kale 3rd Dirtiest Item on EWG's Dirty Dozen Pesticide List
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March 20, 2019
The EWG's new Dirty Dozen list shows that strawberries, spinach, and kale are the most pesticide-contaminated produce on the American…
Strawberries Top EWG's Pesticide-Laden 'Dirty Dozen' List for Third Year in a Row
April 10, 2018
Choose organic strawberries if you want to avoid the biggest pesticide risk, says the EWG's Dirty Dozen 2018 list.
Strawberries Top EWG's 'Dirty Dozen' List, Spinach Jumps to Second Spot
March 9, 2017
EWG has released its annual "Dirty Dozen" and "Clean Fifteen" lists of pesticides in produce with strawberries holding the top…
Strawberries Top EWG's Dirty Dozen List
April 13, 2016
EWG's newest Dirty Dozen list features conventionally grown strawberries as number 1, bumping apples out of the "dirtiest" spot.
EWG Releases its Dirty Dozen List of Cancer Causing Chemicals
October 28, 2015
The Environmental Working Group has just released its first comprehensive dirty dozen list of toxic chemicals known to cause cancer.
November 13, 2014
The Environmental Working Group has released its first guide to food additives under its popular 'Dirty Dozen' list used for…