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Why is palm oil included in cooking oil blends?

If it seems like your supermarket’s cooking oil aisle has more choices than ever before, you’re probably right. In addition to multiple varieties of corn, canola, olive and soybean oil, you’ll likely find cooking oil blends some of which may include palm oil. The post Why is palm oil included in cooking oil blends? appeared […]

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Thoughtful practices help the Malaysian palm oil industry thrive

The Malaysian palm oil industry plays a crucial part in the global oil and fats industry. This modern nation is the world’s second largest producer of palm oil. Its 14.5 million acres (5.85 million hectares) of oil palm trees provide 8.8% of the total edible oil consumed worldwide. What is most impressive, however, are the […]

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Malaysia strengthens its commitment to the environment

Malaysia has been a recognized leader in responsible palm oil production for decades. The country was the first to produce sustainable palm oil, has implemented a game-changing national certification program, and has now committed additional funds to support eco-friendly initiatives, including a reforestation program. The post Malaysia strengthens its commitment to the environment appeared first […]

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World’s palm oil producing countries meet to discuss MCPD and GE mitigation

For the last few years, food industry technologists, chemists, regulatory agencies and others have discussed the health implications of potentially toxic 3-MCPD esters and glycidyl esters (GE) in the world’s food supply. In February 2020, the Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) held a 2-day summit to enable palm oil producing countries to share […]

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Blogger shares how palm oil may extend her healthier years

Lifestyle blogger Geri Bartuch says she loves the saying, “You learn something new every day.”  In her January 2020 blog, she shared what she’s learned about prolonging good health. The post Blogger shares how palm oil may extend her healthier years appeared first on Palm Oil Health – Sustainable Malaysian Palm Oil.

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Winter health TV segment includes mention of Malaysian palm oil

Bowden stressed the importance of consuming healthy fats. “There are so many good things in fats that we need,” he explained, adding that Malaysian palm oil contains tocotrienols. This less-common form of vitamin E is a super potent antioxidant known to support skin and brain health.  The post Winter health TV segment includes mention of […]

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Crispy and Spicy Oyster Mushrooms

This great mushroom dish can be a great appetizer or side dish. An outstanding balance of earthy and spicy flavors. The post Crispy and Spicy Oyster Mushrooms appeared first on Palm Oil Health – Sustainable Malaysian Palm Oil.

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List of top winter superfoods includes Malaysian palm oil

Fats can help you avoid overeating. “Fat is the most satiating nutrient of all,’ Bowden explained. “When you have a high-fat, high-protein breakfast, you are not hungry at 11 o’clock in the morning.” The post List of top winter superfoods includes Malaysian palm oil appeared first on Palm Oil Health – Sustainable Malaysian Palm Oil.

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Dame Judi Dench explores Borneo rainforests, shares message of hope

While exploring the Malaysian Sabah District of Borneo, British actress Dame Judi Dench was struck by the vast forests and incredible wildlife, but what might be most exciting is that she left with such a sense of hope. In this interview published in Global Oils & Fats magazine, Dench talks about filming the two-part ITV […]

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