Dirty Dozen Pesticides

The Green Blizzard Green App of the Month is a handy guide to the fruits and vegetables with the most and least pesticide residue.

Believe it or not, avoiding pesticides leads to a lighter carbon footprint.

The Dirty Dozen –  Guide to Pesticide Residue on Fruits and Vegetables

Apparently there is growing evidence that even small doses of some pesticides can cause lasting damage to human health, especially during fetal development and early childhood and given that’s it’s the peak of the fruit and vegetable season, we thought this information would be helpful to our readers, sooner, rather than later….

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About the author

Keith Blizzard

A life-long environmentalist, Keith set out on the never ending journey of adjusting his lifestyle to a more sustainable one, with a goal of annually shrinking his carbon footprint. When he looked around for a dependable source of meaningful carbon footprint reduction ideas, it was pretty lame - so he launched Green Blizzard loaded with eco-friendly lifestyle tweaks. When he's not managing Green Blizzard, you'll find him on the trails around Mid Coast Maine with his trusty trail companion mutt, Moose.