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 country. Palm oil is Malaysia’s number one export.
We’re approaching cough and cold season. Appearing on Chicago FOX News affiliate WFLD, registered holistic nutritionist Andrea Donsky included Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil among her favorite immune-boosting foods. She explained that palm oil comes in gold and red, and contains antioxidants.
This certification is an important development in ExcelVite’s Sustainability Initiative as it underscores its commitment toward ensuring that the entire value chain and production of palm oil is sustainable.
“Malaysians are advancing new standards in environmental protection, especially of rainforests, for the palm oil industry,” wrote Chef Gerard Viverito
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 piece would be thorough. MPOC CEO Kalyana Sundram is quoted about some of the more controversial issues.