Scientific Rating

Yellow Peppers

Rank: 4 out of 6 Sweet Bell Peppers


This product has a high nutrition score.
  • 9.0

    Human Health Impacts

    • 10

      Overall Nutritional Value, Score for Produce based on Ratio of Recommended to Restricted Nutrients

      Nutritional value based on the RRR nutritional system (ratio of recommended to restricted food components).

      Rating: 10 out of 10

    • 9.0

      Exposure Concerns about Ingredients, Pesticide Residue Level in Conventional Produce

      Tells whether this category of products is known for safe levels of pesticides.

      Grinning Planet, Foods with Highest and Lowest Pesticide Residue

      Rating: 9.0 out of 10





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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 pepper, large (3-3/4" long, 3" dia)

Amount Per Serving

Calories 50

% Daily Value

Fat 0.39g
Saturated Fat 0.06g
Low Fat
Cholesterol 0mg
Low Cholesterol
Sodium 4mg
Low Sodium
Potassium 394mg
Carbohydrate 12g
Dietary Fiber 1.67g
Protein 1.86g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 568%
Vitamin D 0% Vitamin K 0%
Thiamin 3% Riboflavin 2%
Vitamin B6 15% Vitamin B12 0%
Niacin 8% Folic Acid 0%
Pantothenic Acid 3% Calcium 2%
Iron 4% Phosphorus 4%
Magnesium 5% Zinc 2%
Selenium 0% Copper 9%
Manganese 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.