“They are the real people of Malaysia; the strong ones who have improved their prosperity and helped to lift millions out of poverty and toward a better future. That is the true story of palm oil in Malaysia, and these farmers are the faces that tell the story.”
If consumer demand for these other oils increases, could deforestation to make room for more agricultural land be far behind?
Stock your fridge, freezer and pantry with sustainable ingredients. “You’ll make a huge impact on the world and your own health.”
We need to switch to things like olive oil, coconut oil — which is a saturated fat but very healthy for you — and my favorite these days is Malaysian palm oil. It’s red because of all the antioxidants.