Health & Nutrition

The best source of this super-potent antioxidant may surprise you

Health & Nutrition

Vitamin E tocotrienols, some of the strongest antioxidants, can be found in barley, rye and palm oil. In fact, the best source of these super-potent antioxidants is Malay …

vitamin E

Here’s why the “other” vitamin E deserves a place in your medicine cabinet

Health & Nutrition, Tocotrienol

The excitement about tocotrienols is mounting as scientists around the world turn their attention toward this “other” vitamin E. While many of the studies are preliminary …

Crispy and Spicy Oyster Mushrooms

Crispy and Spicy Oyster Mushrooms

Sustainable Cooking with Functional Benefits

This great mushroom dish can be a great appetizer or side dish. An outstanding balance of earthy and spicy flavors.

Chicken “Palm-atta”

Sustainable Cooking with Functional Benefits

A delicious chicken dish covered in a Palm Oil sauce from Chef Gerard.

Malaysian Curry Laksa

Curry Laksa

Sustainable Cooking with Functional Benefits

This dish hits every taste center of your palate. There is coconut, lemongrass, turmeric, tofu, egg, shrimp, little clams and the laksa leaf. In Malaysia, you are given a …

read a candy label

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 …

balanced nutrition

Physician suggests focusing on balanced nutrition

Health & Nutrition

“We now know that the variation in fats makes it difficult to generalize about their health effects and risks. Individual life stage, lifestyle, and genetics must be cons …

Malaysia helps feed the world

Food security and palm oil: How Malaysia helps feed the world.

Health & Nutrition, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture

Because of Malaysia’s equatorial climate, it can grow oil palm. This fertile tree produces abundant supplies of nutritious fruits year-round. Because of this high yield, …

facts about saturated fats

Here are facts that will help ease your mind about saturated fats

Health & Nutrition

Instead of saturated fats and cholesterol, many leading nutrition and health experts are now looking at inflammation as a prime mover as a contributing factor of heart di …

Malysian palm oil is preferred

Malaysian palm oil is preferred by American companies

Health & Nutrition, Products, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture

Malaysia is the world’s second-largest palm oil producer, and supplies its oil to companies worldwide. “About 90 percent of the palm oil that is used in the United States …

palm oil is non-GMO

Nutritious palm oil is non-GMO; great for families trying to eat clean

Health & Nutrition, Sustainable Agriculture

Families trying to eat cleaner, more natural meals are happy to learn that non-GMO palm oil is an increasingly popular ingredient in prepared foods. Palm oil comes from t …

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