EWG's Dirty Dozen: Do You Know What Produce Is Most Important to Eat Organic?

Every year, the Environmental Working Group tests dozens of different fruits and veggies to see which contain the most and the most hazardous pesticides; most test positive for more than one pesticide, a term that encompasses insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, get the idea. 

You may not feel you can find or afford all organic: this list allows you to strategize which ones are most important, at least for your children if you have them.

Here are the twelve worst culprits among conventional produce, with the worst first:

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