Malaysian oil palm plantations are home to many different species of animals, from birds and reptiles to wild pigs and monkeys. This is just one of the environmental benefits of this nutritious and natural oil.
on August 30, 2016 in Nutrition, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, Wildlife Preservation 0
Unlike most American oil crops – more than 90 percent of America’s soybean and corn crops are genetically modified – Malaysian sustainable palm oil is non-GMO.
MPOC is a major and primary Borneo Elephant Sanctuary funder, and has pledged five million Malaysian ringgits from its Wildlife Conservation Fund for the sanctuary, where injured or orphaned elephants are rehabilitated and then released back into the wild.
“Don’t cook with GMO oils,” wrote Stoler. “Malaysian palm fruit oil is non-GMO, heat stable and supports a healthy lifestyle.”
on August 18, 2016 in Culinary, In The News, Nutrition, Wildlife Preservation 0
I could launch into a discussion about how the Malaysian palm oil industry is saving orangutans – which is absolutely true – but I know one of the best ways to educate readers about this nutritious, environmentally friendly oil is by making it relevant to them.
The Malaysian Palm Oil Council actively supports conserving the country’s rare wildlife, donating a total of 100 million ringgit each year to research and promotional efforts for the environment and animals.
Thankfully, the Sabah Wildlife Department’s Wildlife Rescue Unit (WRU), supported by the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC), has trained experts ready to help
In Malaysia, high conservation value forested areas cannot be converted to oil palm plantations. Only land that has been legally zoned for agriculture after proper environment impact assessment is allowed for cultivation
Back in the 80s and 90s, most health experts told us to embrace a low-fat diet. “Some people still believe that, but it’s one of the most destructive and victimizing beliefs in the history of nutrition,” said Bowden
on October 6, 2015 in Forest Conservation, General, Sustainability, Wildlife Preservation 0
Thankfully, American companies are increasingly using environmentally friendly ingredients such as Malaysian sustainable palm oil in their products.