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hooked on palm oil

Guardian runs journalist’s explanation for how we got hooked on palm oil

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The Guardian US is renowned for its award-winning journalism. When it ran freelance journalist Paul Tullis’s article on how the world got hooked on palm oil, we knew the …

FOX- and CBS-TV audiences urged to stop eating canola oil

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The comfort foods that have been keeping you company during this pandemic may be making you fat and sick.

impact on orangutans

MPOC instrumental in new orangutan and elephant conservation initiatives

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The Bornean orangutan and elephant are two of Malaysia’s most iconic animals, and the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) is committed to ensuring these majestic creatures …

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Early research suggests palm polyphenols may lower diabetes symptoms

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If you have type 2 diabetes, or have been told that you are at risk of developing it, you may want to monitor promising new research on palm polyphenols.

Halloween candy palm oil

Beware of scary Halloween headlines: We actually love our orangutans

Sustainability, What's New

We applaud the writers and editors who explain to their readers that companies such as Kellogg’s, Hershey, Mars, Nestle, Kraft, Pepsico, Ghiradelli and Lindt are committe …

GMO labeling

What GMO labeling means for palm oil

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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.

benefits of palm oil

Malaysian palm oil farmers speak about societal benefits of palm oil

Sustainability, What's New

Thomas Lamit anak Lutek understand the benefits of palm oil. He has seen firsthand how it has helped his family and community.

Malaysian Palm Oil Council sponsors popular industry seminar series

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Ten industry experts presented during the June 2020 Palm Oil Internet Seminar (POINTERS).  They shared insights on the impact of COVID-19 on the oils and fats industry, p …

Indulge in World Chocolate Day!

Culinary, What's New

A growing number of chocolate makers, including Kinder, Ferrero, Mars and Nestle, use certified sustainable palm oil to make environmentally friendly and responsible choc …

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 …

Sahabat, the baby Bornean elephant, is rescued from Lahad Datu

Sustainability, Sustainable Cooking with Functional Benefits, What's New, Wildlife Preservation

As the world reels from the COVID-19 pandemic, a total lockdown has caused most human activities to grind to a halt. Malaysia is no exception to this. Most Malaysians hav …

Malaysian authorities question viability of synthetic palm oil in Malay Mail opinion piece

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There are many intrinsic difficulties that will come with trying to copy nature’s palm oil. Several were mentioned in an opinion article published by the Malay Mail.