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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 …

most efficient oil crop

Smart land use: Palm oil is the world’s most efficient oil crop.

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture

The world has four major oil seed crops: oil palm, soybean, sunflower and canola (rapeseed). Together, they use 3.55 percent of the world’s total agricultural land. Oil p …

plant-based

Bloomberg reports on steps to enhance Malaysian palm oil’s traceability

Sustainability

The public will soon be able to access concession maps to see exactly where their Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil was produced. An “oil palm concession” refers t …

Tocotrienols: the vitamin that’s making headlines

The science behind Malaysian palm oil’s rise in popularity

FAQ, Nutrition, Sustainability

Malaysian palm oil’s balanced fatty acid composition – 50 percent unsaturated fats and 50 percent saturated fats – makes it an ideal alternative to partially hydrogenated …

New poll validates eco-friendly trend among American buyers

News, Sustainability

The trend toward buying products based at least in part on their sustainability and social responsibility appears to be holding firm.

Eco-friendly influencers hear truths about Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil

Sustainability, What's New

In an inspiring presentation at a leading eco-friendly social media conference, Nutrition Myth Buster Jonny Bowden, Ph.D., CNS, talked about the dangers of spreading misi …

Blogger gives moms tips for an eco-friendly Halloween

In The News, Sustainability

Popular TV contributor and healthy lifestyle blogger Carolina King was invited to write a guest blog for Made to share, made to care. Focusing on Halloween, King educated …

Leading producer of palm phytonutrients obtains MSPO certification

Leading producer of palm phytonutrients obtains MSPO certification

In The News, Sustainability

This certification is an important development in ExcelVite’s Sustainability Initiative as it underscores its commitment toward ensuring that the entire value chain and p …

The Malaysian path to sustainable palm oil

The Malaysian path to sustainable palm oil

Sustainability

The world is demanding responsibly produced palm oil, and Malaysia is delivering. The country has developed its own stringent certification program, Malaysian Sustainable …

Chef educates bloggers about sustainable ingredients such as palm oil

Chef educates bloggers about sustainable ingredients such as palm oil

In The News, Sustainability

He told readers to stop using GMO cooking oils. “Use palm oil instead of canola, soy or corn oils. Palm oil is non-GMO and versatile for most high-heat applications. Palm …

Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil is good for our planet

Sustainability

Although oil palm occupies only 0.3% of total agricultural land, the crop contributes more than 30% of the world’s supply of oils and fats.

Malaysia was the first country to produce certified sustainable palm oil

Sustainability

Malaysia was the first country to produce certified sustainable palm oil. It has been providing the world with sustainably and responsibly produced palm oil for more than …

Malaysian Palm Oil Council

The Palm Oil Health website is your resource for information on the health and nutritional benefits of Malaysian palm fruit oil and palm fruit oil bioactives.

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