Forbidden Fruit | Illegal Pesticides in the US Food Supply
Illegal Pesticides in the U.S. Food Supply
Forbidden Fruit | Illegal Pesticides in the US Food Supply: Table 1
Table 1. Annual consumption estimates for the fruits and vegetables analyzed in Forbidden Fruit.
Figures are from 1992.
The 42 fruits and vegetables include the 38 commodities listed above, as well as green onions, shallots, leeks, and nectarines.
1. Berries-other includes black raspberries, boysenberries, gooseberries, lingonberries, loganberries, etc.
2. Onions include bulb, green, shallots, and leeks.
Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from Food Consumption, Prices, and Expenditures, 1970-1992. USDA. Economic Research Service. Statistical Bulletin Number 867. September 1993.