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Do you buy organic apples in bags? They sell at Safeway and are usually cheeper BUT I worry about the toxins from plastic being absorbed. I have not researched but I think th ebags could be made form PVC (?)

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I don't usually, because I've found that the quality is iffy on bagged fruit. Sometimes it's fine, but I usually prefer to buy fruit I can select one at a time.

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I don't usually, because I've found that the quality is iffy on bagged fruit. Sometimes it's fine, but I usually prefer to buy fruit I can select one at a time.

I don't buy the apples pre-bagged for the same reason. The apples are usually a little beat up, and not of the best quality.

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We buy them at Walmart and Sams club and they are usually fine. Never had any problem.


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I'm picky about the fruit I want to eat, so I buy from the farmers market, they tend to be less bruised, and I can tell if they're getting a little old/wrinkled.  But if I'm going to be dehydrating them, I'm less picky, so will get the bags because they're cheaper. 


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