Forest Conservation

NBC viewers learn to boost their energy naturally with palm oil

NBC viewers learn to boost their energy naturally with palm oil

Forest Conservation, Health & Nutrition, In The News

We need omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in our diet for brain, skin, heart and joint health. Usually we think of fish or olive oil as way to get these essential nutrients …

EU's palm oil resolution

The EU’s palm oil and deforestation resolution: Is it bad legislative work?

Forest Conservation, Sustainability

The Resolution disregards the needs and well-being of dependent communities in the producer countries. By adopting it – with an overwhelming majority – MPs have decided t …

WebMD palm oil

WebMD palm oil article contains dated and misleading information

Forest Conservation, Health & Nutrition, Sustainability

Thousands of food manufacturers have chosen to use premium, sustainable and versatile palm oil in their products, much of it from Malaysia’s plantations. Regardless of th …

Union of concerned scientists palm oil

Deforestation and palm oil: NGO admits it had its priorities wrong

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, What's New

Over the past year, the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) has changed the emphasis of its zero-deforestation campaign from palm oil to beef cattle and soybeans.

biodiversity

Palm oil plantations support Malaysia’s biodiversity

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, What's New, Wildlife Preservation

Oil plantations are incredibly productive. A single acre of oil palm produces 11 times more oil than a single acre of soybean plants, and 7 times more oil than an acre of …

cooking with palm oil

Portland’s KUIK radio listeners learn why cooking with palm oil is best

Culinary, Forest Conservation, In The News

Palm oil also has incredible health benefits. It is the most abundant source of tocotrienols. It’s high in vitamin A and vitamin E. It’s also great for brain health.

enlarges conservation area

Malaysia’s biggest conservation area expands with help from palm oil

Forest Conservation, Sustainability

These beautiful rainforests can flourish thanks in part to the Malaysian palm oil industry’s strict regulations and conservation practices, as well as the efficiency of t …

cleanse your body

Phoenix viewers told a cooking oil swap helps cleanse your body

Culinary, Forest Conservation, Health & Nutrition, In The News, Sustainable Agriculture

Add one more step to your spring cleaning task list. In addition to cleaning the hall closet and washing windows, health expert Jonny Bowden, Ph.D., CNS suggests you make …

demand for Malaysian palm oil

Rising demand for Malaysian palm oil due to health and sustainability

Forest Conservation, General, News, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture

Additionally, state-of-the-art research, which has mapped out the oil palm genome and which was published in the prestigious journal Nature by a joint Malaysian/US resear …

in love with Malaysian sustainable palm oil

Top 10 reasons Americans are falling in love with Malaysian sustainable palm oil

Forest Conservation, Health & Nutrition, Palm Oil / Red Palm Oil, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, Tocotrienol, What's New, Wildlife Preservation

Malaysian sustainable palm oil is non-GMO. Oil palm plantations also require fewer fertilizers, pesticides and energy than other edible oil crops.

palm oil sourcing

What is responsible palm oil sourcing? And why should you care?

Forest Conservation, Health & Nutrition, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, Wildlife Preservation

Malaysia is a trusted supplier of sustainable palm oil because it adheres to the 3P model of sustainability: People, Planet and Profit. Malaysia’s highly regulated palm o …

palm oil and indigenous people

Palm oil and indigenous people: Malaysia’s Temiar tribe story.

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, Wildlife Preservation

The study also reports that pressures on the existing wildlife have diminished because the Temier people no longer hunt for wild meat in the rainforest. The report states …