Malaysian Palm Oil Council CEO Yusof Basiron said the French vote was a welcome relief for Malaysian palm oil farmers. MPOC believes the tax would put thousands of oil palm farmers out of work.
“Malaysia has come a long way in making its palm oil greener. So the conclusion is inescapable: When it comes to being sensible about climate change, Malaysian palm oil is second to none.”
Improving your diet starts with choosing foods that do not contain trans fats. “Palm oil can be considered a healthier alternative to trans fats with its perfect balance of saturated and unsaturated fats,” Chowdhury explained.
True, the nutritional facts label won’t look much different. But you may notice some distinct changes, such as the removal of the ‘Calories from Fat’ figure. Instead the focus is put on types of fats. That’s because volumes of science have debunked the myth that saturated fats are bad for us. Malaysian sustainable palm oil is also a healthier alternative because it is naturally free of trans fats.
Most of us agree that tans look great. But spending too much time in the sun may cause premature wrinkling, brown spots or skin cancer. A recent study found that a diet rich in carotenoids gives your skin a healthy color. This may be a healthy alternative to tanning.