Tuesday, June 15, 2010

The most and least pesticide-contaminated foods

http://bit.ly/adIgQz The Most and Least Pesticide-Contaminated Foods "The United States Department of Agriculture has an ongoing Pesticide Data Program that tests for pesticide residues on a variety of basic foods, especially those likely to be eaten by infants and children. The Environmental Working Group translates the USDA data into a list of the best and worst foods as far as pesticide residue levels are concerned.

"Pesticides are neuro-toxins, designed to destroy the nervous system of insects. In my opinion they are far more of a human health problem than our government acknowledges, primarily because if the government confessed to the seriousness of the problem then people would wonder why they have allowed the American public to be poisoned for more than half a century ..."

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