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Strawberries Top Pesticide List for First Time – The 2016 Dirty Dozen

ShareConventional Strawberries top the Environmental Working Group’s “Dirty Dozen” list this year, bumping conventional apples, which normally holds the top toxic spot, to second place. Why are strawberries suddenly #1?  Let’s take a look! * Between 2009-2014, strawberries had, on average, 4.75 types of pesticides left as residue on the berries, whereas, other produce had about 1.74 pesticides left. *… Read more →

Hampton Creek Announces 43 New Products!

ShareWell, the moment we’ve been waiting for is here! Hampton Creek, creator of the infamous Just Mayo, just announced it’s rolling out 43 new plant based products – 38 of which are not mayo! According to an article published today in Fortune Magazine, the new products include: mixes for brownies, cakes, pancakes, and muffins! And creamy, cruelty-free salad dressings too.… Read more →