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Malaysian Palm Oil Council Calls For Full Implementation of the Food Information to Consumers Regulation

Kuala Lumpur – The EU’s Food Information to Consumers (FIC) Regulation will increase education and transparency about palm oil in Europe, which is welcomed by the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC). Palm oil is an important ingredient in many products in Europe and MPOC welcomes the fact that European consumers will be...

The Amazing Oil Palm - A life-giving economic mainstay
There are old oils and new oils. There are oils that have been used for thousands of years, and some that have been used for less . than a hundred. Traces of some oils have been found in ancient Egyptian tombs dating back about 5,000 years ago. Some were designed in labs in the 1930s. Palm oil, like olive oil, has been...
Development, Conservation and Nutritional Aspects of the Oil Palm Industry

Two attempts by Green Members of Parliament (MPs) to pass laws in Australia and France in recent months against the expansion of palm oil consumption have been rejected by mainstream politicians and their governments. This raises questions on the intention of environmental NGOs who use their green political...

Deforestation and Agricultural Development: Why the Double Standards?
It was reported that deforestation and industrialization activities in the developed countries over the last 200 years contributed to the accumulation of atmospheric CO2 whose concentration has increased from 250 parts per million (ppm) to 350 ppm currently. A further increase to 500 ppm in CO2 concentration in the next...
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MPOC Correct MEP's Errors on Palm Oil Labels

MPOC Correct MEP’s Errors on Palm Oil Labels

TAN SRI DATUK DR. YUSOF BASIRON CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER Our Ref.          :  0027 – 01/15 Date                 :  January 23, 2015  Marc Tarabella MEP European Parliament B-1047 Brussels Belgium Dear M. Tarabella, I am writing to you regarding an important misunderstanding contained in your press statement of December 2014, concerning the EU’s new...
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Malaysian Palm Oil Council Calls For Full Implementation of the Food Information to Consumers Regulation

Malaysian Palm Oil Council Calls For Full Implementation of the Food Information to Consumers Regulation

Kuala Lumpur – The EU’s Food Information to Consumers (FIC) Regulation will increase education and transparency about palm oil in Europe, which is welcomed by the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC). Palm oil is an important ingredient in many products in Europe and MPOC welcomes the fact...

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