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10 reasons palm oil is valued by the food industry

General, News

Palm oil’s versatility and diversity make it a top choice for food manufacturers. Palm oil has a long shelf life, and is naturally non-GMO and trans-fat free. Here are mo …

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Sustainable palm oil keeps Malaysia’s economy and families thriving

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Palm oil has truly been a “golden crop” for Malaysia. The industry has been one of the primary contributors toward economic development in the country. It’s credited with …

Why responsibly produced foods often have Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil

General, News

When something is as widely used as palm oil, you want to make sure it’s sustainably produced! And palm oil is everywhere! It’s found in everything from chocolate and ice …

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Why should Malaysian palm fruit oil top your New Year’s Resolution list?

General, Sustainability

This may be the first time that healthy cooking oil appears on many people’s New Year’s resolution lists. The more we learn about how fats behave in our bodies, the more …

palm oil certification standards

What you need to know about palm oil certification standards

General, Sustainability, What's New

These stringent standards will soon become mandatory in Malaysia. That’s good news because more than half of the palm oil imported into the U.S is from this eco-focused c …

U.S. chefs are singing the praises of Malaysian cuisine

Culinary, General

Whether they are opening restaurants, preparing iconic Malaysian dishes or sharing the benefits of the country’s responsibly produced palm oil, these foodies want the Ame …

Malaysian kids learn to make better food choices

General, Health & Nutrition

Recently 100 Malaysian children and their parents got help from the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC), which sponsored a baking demonstration and cooking workshop. While …

Spalm oil in U.S. food manufacturing

Session focuses on benefits of using palm oil in U.S. food manufacturing

General, Products, What's New

A presentation at the 2018 Palm Oil Trade Fair and Seminar in Kuala Lumpur highlights the nutritional and stability benefits U.S. food manufacturers gain when using palm …

clean label trend

Scientists speak out on the clean label trend

General, Sustainability

There’s little doubt that millennials are driving the call for clean label. Even though they may be concerned for improving public health, they may be taking the wrong pa …

Malaysian palm oil industry fights back against EU challenges

Malaysian palm oil industry fights back against EU challenges

General, Sustainability

The Malaysian palm oil industry has said, and continues to demonstrate, that it stands strongly for planet and people.

EU Action Plan is unfair

Malaysian Palm Oil Council says EU Action Plan is unfair

Forest Conservation, General, Sustainable Agriculture

The Malaysian Palm Oil Council has come out against the EU’s proposed unilateral Action Plan against deforestation, charging that is impractical to implement unilateral g …

contaminants in edible oils

What you need to know about contaminants in edible oils

General, Health & Nutrition

Clemens notes that while 3-MCPD was found to be carcinogenic to small animals, no direct human toxicology data are available.

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