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Guest article educates readers on Malaysian palm oil’s land use

In The News, Sustainability

“Genetically modified crops such as corn, soy and canola require as much as 10 times more land than palm oil. As our world population increases, the edible oil demand cou …

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How to save a Bornean pygmy elephant

In The News, News

Choosing products made with sustainable palm oil helps to fund wildlife conservation efforts in Malaysia’s rainforests.

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Palm oil adds the ‘crisp’ to air frying

In The News, News

360 Magazine, a publication celebrating current trends, advises readers to brush their protein with Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil before air frying.

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This top chef suggests you think about sustainability

In The News, Products, Sustainability

Today’s diners often have higher standards, especially when it comes to the environment. A land-consuming main course with a side of genetically modified vegetable isn’t …

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Stay informed: Access the POINTERS palm oil internet seminar

Events, News

Get expert insights about the palm oil market in 2021, and the challenges and opportunities facing the industry at the free POINTERS virtual palm oil seminar.


Nutrition Myth Buster makes a science-backed case for choosing palm oil

In The News, News

Bowden followed the science — citing study after study — to explain why palm oil is actually a healthy cooking oil choice.

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Expert encourages CBS viewers to eat more palm oil

In The News, News

Red palm oil is loaded with carotenoids, tocotrienols and other nutrients while some other “heart-healthy” oils are pro-inflammatory. 

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How can global corporations source only sustainable palm oil

Events, Sustainability

While palm oil is already one of the most environmentally friendly vegetable oils on earth, many global corporations such as Coca-Cola, Nestle and Unilever are committed …

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Top blogger encourages families to have a sustainable Easter

In The News, Sustainability

In this article, blogger and TV contributor Carolina King encouraged moms to shop for Easter candy made with non-GMO Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil. She referre …

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How to read a candy label: Palm oil, beet dye among healthier choices

Health & Nutrition, In The News, Products, Sustainability

While moderation is still recommended, some candy manufacturers are trying to do the right thing by making gluten-free choices, using eco-friendly ingredients and insisti …

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MPOC sponsors webinar to discuss edible oil safety

Events, News

The Malaysian Palm Oil Council gathered expert panelists to participate in a webinar about contaminants formed during edible oil processing.

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Is Canada’s butter really firmer than usual?

In The News, News

Scientists and the dairy industry were quick to explain the many reasons why the firmness of butter can vary widely.