“Every country is different. Malaysia, for example, is one of the good guys. It produces sustainable palm oil. More than 50 percent of Malaysia’s forests are protected forever. Most of the oil palms are grown on old rubber plantations. It’s not newly cleared land. A lot of people get their geography mixed up. They think […]
All-natural Malaysian palm fruit oil comes from the flesh of the palm oil fruit, much like olive oil comes from the flesh of the olive. Malaysian palm fruit oil is sustainably produced, and won’t raise your cholesterol. Palm oil is a natural, semi-solid fruit fat used in various food formulations. On a global scale, it is ideal as a non-GMO replacement for trans fats. Palm oil is stable at high heats, and is prized by food processors for its great versatility. It can be fractionalized into palm olein and palm stearin.
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on May 14, 2015 in Forest Conservation, In The News, Sustainability, Wildlife Preservation 0
Nutritionists, dietitians and physicians around the world are trying to spread the word: What you’ve been taught about saturated fat and cholesterol is wrong. You do not need to avoid these foods. When I was a guest on Good Day Sacramento, I told the CBS viewers that saturated fats are fine to eat. I also […]
Olive oil is a healthy fat, but it’s not the only one. I brought Malaysian palm oil to the set. It’s grown in a sustainable way – which was a “new” key point in the 2015 Dietary Guidelines. Malaysian palm oil can be found at some specialty grocery stores. It’s also an ingredient in many […]
This swordfish recipe can be prepared in less than 15 minutes. It’s a great source of fiber, vitamin A and potassium from the root vegetables, and is rich with brain- and heart-healthy tocotrienols from the Malaysian sustainable palm oil.
The Malaysian government and industry leaders have taken steps to ensure that palm oil continues to boosts Malaysia’s economic development. This includes adopting Good Agricultural Practices. In Malaysia, oil palm can only be planted on designated farmland. The country has also pledged to set aside at least 50 percent of its total land for forest […]
Thomas Lamit anak Lutek understand the benefits of palm oil. He has seen firsthand how it has helped his family and community. Lutek thanks the Malaysian sustainable palm oil industry for providing him with property rights and a fair income. His smallholder association is credited with building roads, schools and heath care centers. The Malaysian […]
Sustainable Malaysian palm oil is an ingredient in many prepared foods, and is increasingly considered one of the world’s healthiest cooking oils. Here are answers to three top questions about sustainable Malaysian palm oil. Q. Will palm oil consumption raise my blood cholesterol level? No. A re-examination of the data of some early published Western […]
It’s no secret that palm oil, often termed “the golden crop”, is one of the primary contributors to economic development in Malaysia. The Malaysian palm oil industry is backed by more than 90 years of responsible plantation practices on legally approved agricultural land in accordance with legislations in the country. The Malaysian palm oil industry […]
The conversations about sustainable Malaysian palm oil are ramping up, for its many health and cooking benefits, as well as Malaysia’s behind-the-scenes efforts to help protect and maintain a healthy earth. While palm oil has been used for more than 5,000 in many parts of the world, here in the U.S. we are learning to […]
Sustainable Malaysian palm oil may be an important tool in children’s heart health. According to a report that aired on Miami’s WSVN News, new studies indicate that nearly one third of kids may now have high cholesterol. This is probably due to obesity, poor diet and lack of exercise. The report stated that doctors’ first […]