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healthier Easter basket

What's New

To keep everyone happy, basket fillers should look for snacks made with better-for-you ingredients such as organic fruit juices, non-GMO Malaysian certified sustainable p …

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.

What is MSPO

Sustainability, What's New

MSPO certification is exclusively for premium-quality palm oil sustainably grown and produced in Malaysia, a recognized leader in responsible palm oil production.

GMO labeling

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

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

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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

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 …

Culinary, Health & 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 …

Health & 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

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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 …

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

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 …