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Does coconut oil really threaten more species than palm oil? No, it doesn’t. (commentary)

… the journal Current Biology examines the environmental impact of different oil crops like oil palm and coconut by quantifying the number of species that have been threatened by each. The …

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Claim that coconut oil is worse for biodiversity than palm oil sparks furious debate

A laborer climbs a tree to pluck coconuts at a farm on the outskirts of Bangalore, India. By Dyna Rochmyaningsih Jul. 17, 2020 , 3:55 PM Palm oil has a bad reputation—but is coconut oil worse? A new …

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Vita Coco CEO Michael Kirban Reveals Plans For Coconut Water Empire – Huffington Post

Vita Coco CEO Michael Kirban Reveals Plans For Coconut Water Empire
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of U.S.A. <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/05/23/girl-scout-cookies-palm-oil_n_865472.html" target="_hplink">were criticized for contributing to destruction of the rain forest</a> when two scouts petitioned the organization to cease

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Coconut oil is high in saturated fat, but may still fit into a heart healthy diet – OregonLive.com

Coconut oil is high in saturated fat, but may still fit into a heart healthy diet
OregonLive.com
While tropical oils such as palm, palm kernel and coconut oil can be solid or liquid depending on the room temperature, they do not contain cholesterol, so have somewhat different properties. Like all fats, coconut oil is a blend of fatty acids

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