Organic vs. Inorganic

By: Katy & Sotirios

Organic vs InorganIc

Organic = grown or made without the use of artificial chemicals


Inorganic = made from or containing material that does not come from plants or animals

Examples of Organic Products

- Kashi

- Annie's

Examples of Inorganic Foods

- Kellogs

- Kraft

Harmful effects of Inorganic Foods

Pesticides leave residues on food

The Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Health and Human Services tested 25 of the most commonly used pesticides and found that...

  • 5 are toxic to the nervous system
  • 18 are harmful to the skin, eyes and lungs
  • About half are comprised of cancer-causing chemicals
  • 17 cause genetic damage
  • 10 are harmful to reproductive organs
  • 6 disrupt normal functions of hormones

In other scientific journals and publications pesticides have been linked to cancer, birth defects, allergies, and other disorders.


Short-term effects

- It costs more

- You might have to go out of your way to get the organic food

What Is Organic Food?

Motto

Organic - always the number one.

Inorganic - 1% pure.