2020 Clean 15 List


The Environmental Working Group rates produce each year based on pesticide residues.


The Dirty Dozen are the most contaminated and The Clean 15 are the produce items least likely to harbor pesticides

2020 Clean 15

  1. Avocados

  2. Sweet Corn

  3. Pineapples

  4. Onions

  5. Papaya

  6. Sweet Peas frozen

  7. Eggplant

  8. Asparagus

  9. Cauliflower

  10. Cantaloupe

  11. Broccoli

  12. Mushrooms

  13. Cabbage

  14. Honeydew Melon

  15. Kiwi

* A small amount of sweet corn, papaya and summer squash sold in the United States is produced from genetically modified seeds. Buy organic varieties of these crops if you want to avoid genetically modified produce. Per the EWG


For the full list: https://www.ewg.org/foodnews/clean-fifteen.php

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Felicia Miller RD, LDN
Registered Dietitian
Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist