What's New

GMO labeling

What GMO labeling means for palm oil

News, Sustainability, What's New

Because Malaysian palm oil is non-GMO, nutritious, versatile as well as naturally trans fat-free it’s a smart choice for those wanting a wholesome oil.

technology is helping palm oil industry

Journal explains how new technology is helping the palm oil industry

In The News, Sustainability, What's New

On oil palm plantations, some trees are top producers and others under-perform. But because the trees mature slowly, growers typically can’t tell the difference until thr …

palm oil

Is your lunch consuming too much land? How palm oil stacks up.

What's New

Palm oil is the world’s most efficient vegetable oil crop. Malaysian palm oil plantations use ten times less land to produce the same amount of oil as soybean fields.

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 …

olive oil

Olive oil vs. Malaysian Palm Fruit Oil: A side-by-side comparison

Culinary, Nutrition, What's New

This post was originally published on May 23, 2012 and updated on December 16, 2019. While Malaysian palm fruit oil is trending among both healthy choosers and gourmet co …

palm oil is good for the keto diet

Is palm oil good for the Keto diet?

Nutrition, What's New

Palm oil is non-GMO, balanced and ultra-nutritious. This naturally trans fat-free oil contains almost equal amounts of unsaturated fats and saturated fats. In the body, p …

High-profile health newsletter lists palm oil as brain food

Nutrition, What's New

Viverito mentions that palm oil is nature’s best source of vitamin E tocotrienols, which may protect the brain in case of stroke and help it recover faster.

ABC TV viewers in Cincinnati get a lesson in sustainability

ABC TV viewers in Cincinnati get a lesson in sustainability

What's New

Kids enjoying sugary treats for Halloween isn’t such a big deal, but nutritionist Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS, appeared on ABC TV affiliate WCPO to tell Cincinnati viewers why …

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 …

Malaysian heart-health study

Malaysian heart-health study offers surprising news about what to eat

Research News, What's New

A groundbreaking new study coming out of Malaysia has found that restricting carbs may have a greater benefit to heart health than restricting total fat consumption. The …

Blogger teaches home cooks how to use palm oil for classic American meal

Blogger teaches home cooks how to use palm oil for classic American meal

Culinary, In The News, What's New

Blogger SoCalTwinMommy showed other home cooks how to prepare a classic grilled meal using Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil. “About a year ago, I was introduced t …

Malaysian Curry Laksa

Chef writes about palm oil’s role in trendy Malaysian cuisine

What's New

In this newspaper article, Chef Gerard Viverito encourages readers to take a culinary trip around the world by making his recipe for trendy Curry Laska. Malaysian certifi …

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.

Subscribe to Our Articles

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons