Vegetarians and Vegans always check ingredients and certifications. Unfortunately, the word organic has been misused. For this reason, we have partnered with www.kosherorganics.com We have to answer to a higher authority. Please view video of Ozone Washer in action and visit the web site www.kosherorganics.com. All produce, fruits and vegetables use pesticides, insecticides and fertilizer. Therefore, they are contaminated and there are many recalls on these produce. Even organic food have increased recalls.
To remove pesticides in fruits and vegetables, the Ozone Vegetable Washer is the ideal solution that leaves no chemical residue. All vegans are very health conscious and consume vitamins and minerals and drink juices. That is why we highly recommend to test and filter the water that can affect the vegan’s health.
Below is a list of fruits and vegetables with the lowest and highest amount of pesticides:
|Highest in Pesticides||Lowest in Pesticides|
|– Apples||– Peaches||– Asparagus||– Kiwis|
|– Bell Peppers||– Pears||– Avocados||– Mangos|
|– Celery||– Potatoes||– Bananas||– Onions|
|– Cherries||– Red Raspberries||– Broccoli||– Papaya|
|– Imported Grapes||– Spinach||– Cauliflower||– Peas|
|– Nectarines||– Strawberries||– Corn|
Highest Levels of Pesticides – Substitutions with Same Nutritional Value
|Strawberries||Vitamin C||Blackberries, raspberries, blueberries, kiwi, orange, cantaloupe|
Vitamins A, C
|Green peas, broccoli, romaine lettuce, carrots, broccoli, brussel sprouts, tomatoes|
|Spinach||Vitamins A, C
|Asparagus, romaine lettuce
Broccoli, brussel sprouts, asparagus
|Peaches||Vitamins A, C||Cantaloupe, oranges, nectarines, canned peaches, cantaloupe|
|Cantaloupe (Mexico)||Vitamins A, C
|(U.S.), tangerine, grapefruit, watermelon
Watermelon, cantaloupe (U.S.)
|Celery||Carotenoids||Carrots, broccoli, radishes, romaine lettuce|
|Apples||Vitamin A, C, Potassium||Oranges, nectarines, bananas, kiwis, Watermelon, tangerines|
|Apricots||Vitamin A, C||Nectarines, cantaloupe (U.S.), watermelon|
Green peas, broccoli, cauliflower, brussel sprouts, asparagus
|Grapes (Chile)||Vitamin C||Grapes (U.S.) in season|
|Cucumbers||Potassium||Carrots, romaine lettuce, broccoli, radishes|
|Canned pears, canned peaches, oranges, nectarines|
|Winter Squash (U.S.)||Vitamin A, C||Winter squash (Honduras, Mexico), sweet potatoes (U.S.)|
|Potatoes (U.S.)||Folic Acid
Vitamin A, C
Sweet potatoes (U.S.), carrots, winter squash(Honduras, Mexico)
To further increase cleanliness of produce, it is recommended to wash produce with filtered water first.
Remember to order our Water Test Kit.
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