palm oil

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palm oil

an oil obtained from the seeds of Elaeis guineensis (family Palmae); used in the manufacture of soap, liniments, and ointments and also in foods.
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MB-claim transfer "downstream/upstream." For primary oleochemicals and secondary oleoderivatives made from palm kernel oil a MB claim transfer can only be applied downstream.
gratissimum grown in eastern Nigeria has insect-re pellent activity and could be used effectively to control the nuisance and adverse health impact of mosquito bites particularly at 30% (v/v) in both the olive and palm kernel oil bases.
Variation in fatty acids and composition of palm kernel oil from two varieties of oil palm (Elaesis guineensis).
For oils the shares were approximately: palm oil (68%); castor oil (11%); palm kernel oil (11%); olive oil (7%); and coconut oil (6%).
Too bad the palm kernel oil coating on the chocolate and caramel flavors gives them too much saturated fat.
Semi-solid at room temperature, palm oil and palm kernel oil are amongst the world's most versatile raw materials.
Prices for key raw materials such as palm kernel oil and coconut oil have fallen sharply this year, although in other areas such as plastics for packaging, costs have stayed high.
Palm oil, Mal/Sumatran origin Palm oil, Mal/Sumatran origin crude (max 5% FFA), refined, FOB Malaysia CIF Rotterdam Sep 10 920.00 unch Oct 10 907.50 unch Oct 10 915.00 unch Nov-Dec 10 877.50 unch Nov 10 900.00 unch Jan-Mar 11 870.00 unch Dec-Mar 11 890.00 unch Palm olein, Mal origin, RBD Stearin, (Poram), RBD (max 0,1% FFA) FOB Malaysian FOB Malaysian Oct 10 912.50 unch Sep 10 880.00 unch Nov-Dec 10 882.50 unch Jan-Mar 11 875.00 unch Palm Fatty Acid Distillate FOB Malaysia Sep 10 675.00 unch Palm kernel oil, Mal/Indo origin Coconut oil, Phil/Indo origin max 5% FFA, CIF Rotterdam 3-4% FFA, CIF Rotterdam Sep-Oct 10 1255.00 unch Sep-Oct 10 1240.00 + 10.00 Oct-Nov 10 1255.00 unch Oct-Nov 10 1240.00 + 10.00
The company also produces rubber, palm kernel, palm kernel oil (PKO), and palm kernel extract (PKE).
Although the Turkana doum nut has less oleic acid as compare to canola and olive oils, it is nevertheless a better source of oleic acid than either coconut or palm kernel oil, which contain 6 and 11% of oleic acid, respectively (Table 2).
This product also contains fractionated palm kernel oil, which is highly processed tropical oil that isn't much better for your customers than hydrogenated oils.
It's easy to confuse the two, but palm oil and palm kernel oil are not the same.