Blue Boat Foods will initially target six of the “2011 Dirty Dozen” fruits and vegetables. The 2011 Dirty Dozen is a list of foods with the highest pesticide residue.

The 2011 Dirty Dozen include (in order of most contaminated):

  1. Apples Apples
  2. Celery Celery *
  3. Strawberries Strawberries *
  4. Peaches Peaches
  5. Spinach Spinach *
  6. Nectarines Nectarines (imported)
  7. Grapes Grapes
  8. Bell Peppers Sweet Bell Peppers *
  9. Potatoes Potatoes
  10. Blueberries Blueberries
  11. Lettuce Lettuce *
  12. Kale & Collard Greens Kale & Collard Greens (tie for 12th place) *

* Products Blue Boat Foods will provide in Phase 1.

NOTE: The remaining 6 fruits and vegetables will be available during Phase 2.

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