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 learning to bake brownies and make fresh sandwiches, participants also learned about the health and socioeconomic benefits of their country’s certified sustainable palm oil.
Malaysian sustainable palm oil has the right level of nutrients to support your health.
● No other oil has as much vitamin E as palm oil. Vitamin E helps reduce harmful free radicals in the body and helps delay the aging process.
● Unrefined and crude palm oils are rich in carotenoids, an effective antioxidant which helps strengthen the body’s immune system and may reduce the risk of cancer and heart disease.
● Malaysian sustainable palm oil contains less inflammatory omega 6s than most other oils, such as canola, soybean and corn. Palm oil’s fatty acid profile helps guard against
The qualities of palm oil make it an ideal choice for food manufacturers replacing trans fat in their formulas. Palm oil is also an excellent source of energy, and has a neutral effect on blood cholesterol. Discover more about this wholesome oil in the following articles.
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