It's important to wash your produce before eating, especially if you're not buying organic. Even if you do buy organic, you want to make sure to wash to help remove other germs that fruits and vegetables can accumulate before you buy them.

This spray is made with water, white vinegar and salt. It's effective in helping to remove unwanted bacteria and even pesticides.


Homemade Produce Wash Spray

Author Megan Lawson Evans


  • 3 cups Water
  • 1 cup White Vinegar
  • 1 tbsp Salt


  • Add all the ingredients to a spray bottle and mix together. Place fruits and vegetables in a colander or bowl and spray produce liberally with the vinegar salt mixture. Let the fruit or vegetables sit for about 5 minutes before rinsing with cold water.