Produce

understanding pesticides on produce
Pesticides, Produce, Researched Perspectives

Pesticides and Produce

Pesticides are chemicals designed to kill living organisms (insects, rodents, plants, etc), which makes them inherently toxic. The primary way children are exposed to pesticides is through the foods they eat.1 Although rinsing fruits and vegetables is a common household practice, rinsing produce reduces some but not all pesticide residues to varying degrees but […]