FSA disowns 'wash or peel' advice for pesticide residues

The Food Standards Agency has reversed previous Government guidance that it is advisable to wash or peel fruit and vegetables to reduce risks from pesticide residues - and is alleging that such advice had been based on a misunderstanding.

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