In 2006, when the FDA required food manufacturers to list the amount of trans fats on nutrition labels, they also allowed manufacturers to label a food as trans fat-free if an individual serving contained less than 0.5 grams of trans fats. That means you may be unknowingly consuming trans fats.
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Because Malaysian palm oil is non-GMO, nutritious, versatile as well as naturally trans fat-free it’s a smart choice for those wanting a wholesome oil.
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 […]
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.
Take a look around your food store aisles. Today’s grocery buyer isn’t much like yesterday’s bargain hunter. The next-generation grocery shopper is comfortable paying more for products which align with their values.
Many of the largest candy and snack manufacturers, such as Hershey’s, Nestle and Mars, are committed to using 100 percent sustainable palm oil. Approximately 80 percent of America’s sustainable palm oil is grown and produced in eco-friendly Malaysia.
Dr. Beverly Yates, presenting at the August 2015 Palm International Nutra-Cosmeceutical Conference (PINC), reported that Malaysian palm oil may help restore balance to the highly inflammatory Western diet.