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Taking action on pesticides

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Recently, I was made aware of a website where you can see data on pesticides in our foods.  The website is: www.whatsonmyfood.org. According to the data on this website, the USDA has found in strawberries residue of 45 pesticides.  That is a lot of chemical residue.

The website lists the name and percentage amount of each pesticide. It is mind boggling.

Of the 45, six are known or probable carcinogens, 16 suspected hormone disrupters, seven neurotoxins, six development or reproductive toxins and 12 honeybee toxins. 

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