EWG analyzed pesticide tests of 48 popular produce items. Domestic and imported versions of two items – blueberries and snap peas – showed sharply different results, so we have ranked those domestic and imported items separately. As a result, the full list of foods ranked by the Shopper’s Guide displays 50 entries.
EWG analyzed pesticide residue testing data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Food and Drug Administration to come up with rankings for these popular fresh produce items. All 48 foods are listed below from worst to best(lower numbers = more pesticides).
Sweet bell peppers
Snap peas – imported
Blueberries – domestic
Hot peppers +
Kale / collard greens +
Blueberries – imported
Snap peas – domestic
Sweet peas frozen
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Panera Bread is joining the ranks of many eateries that are noticing the power of plant based customers. They have recently added 2 smoothies to their menu for Vegans and Plant Based customers.
Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie with coconut milk
A mixture of blueberry puree, pomegranate and beet juice concentrates blended with coconut milk, chia seeds and ice.
Green Passion Power Smoothie
Peach and mango purees and white grape and passionfruit juice concentrates blended with fresh spinach and ice.