Pesticides on fruits and vegetables

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To help protect yourself and your family from pesticides on fruits and vegetables:

To remove harmful bacteria, you must wash both organic and nonorganic fruits and vegetables.


Review Date: 1/13/2018
Reviewed By: Emily Wax, RD, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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