Find a Better Way to Wash Pesticides Off Apples?
Jun 05, 2019 01:58 PM EDT | By Staff Reporter
Polishing an apple with your shirt might remove some dust and dirt, but getting rid of pesticide residues could take a little more work. Researchers now report in ACS' Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, that washing apples with a common household product -- baking soda -- could do the trick for residues on the surfaces of the fruit.
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