Nutrition & Health

Nutrition & Health

How to choose a healthy cooking oil?

Be aware of your cooking oil health/nutrition value. It is of paramount importance.

Healthy Minor Constituents from Palm Oil

Palm oil is a rich source of vitamin E . Crude palm oil contains 600-1000 mg/kg vitamin E, present as tocopherols (30%) & tocotrienols(70%)

Palm olein has comparable effects on human lipid profile to those of other unsaturated vegetable oils

Palm olein is a notable source of cooking oil in various parts of the world, especially Africa and Asia. This liquid fraction of palm oil is higher in monounsaturated oleic acid compared to palm oil. In fact, palm olein can be fractionated further to produce palm super olein with an even higher olei...

Palm Oil Health Awareness Evening Forum for Health and Nutrition Related Professionals 2019

Palm Oil Health Awareness Evening Forum is one of MPOC’s signature events in collaboration with the Malaysian Medical Association (MMA Wilayah Persekutuan, Penang and Pahang Branch), Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS) and Penang Medical Practitioners’ Society (PMPS). The main objective was to ge...

CEO DAY@UPM and Launch of UPM TENERA Association In conjunction with “Love My Palm Oil” Campaign, 18 April 2019, Universiti Putra Malaysia

The CEO Day@UPM 2019 was jointly organized by Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) with Faculty of Food Science & Technology (FSTM) as the main secretariat and Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC). The program was organized in conjunction with ‘Love MY Palm Oil’ campaign (LMPO), launched by our Pr...

The Malaysian Palm Oil Industry’s Centennial Run, Kuching Sarawak

Kuching, 28 January 2018 - In conjunction with the 100th anniversary of Malaysian palm oil industry, Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC), Malaysia and Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) organised The Centennial Run with participation of the general public from Kuching city, Saraw...