How is hydrogenated oil made?

Answer Found in many commercially made snacks and processed foods, vegetable margarine and shortening are examples of hydrogenated oils. Commonly hydrogenated oils include palm, coconut and soybean oils. ... Read More »

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Is it true that Soy milk contains trans fats (hydrogenated or partially hydrogenated fats)?

Hydrogenated fats are, in fact, very bad for you. Hydrogenation causes typically unsaturated fats to become saturated. Trans fatty acids are also created by the hydrogenation process. To answer you... Read More »

Is soy milk hydrogenated?

Soy milk does not need hydrogenation because it does not contain fats. It contains only vegetable proteins. Soy milk is made by soaking soybeans, grinding them in water and straining the remaining ... Read More »

Is ghee a hydrogenated fat?

When made from butter, ghee--a staple in Indian cooking--is not a hydrogenated fat; it consists primarily of saturated fat. However, some brands of store-bought ghee contain hydrogenated vegetable ... Read More »

What does partially hydrogenated mean?

Partially hydrogenated describes monounsaturated and polyunsaturated oils with added hydrogen atoms. Double-bonded carbon molecules typically comprise unsaturated fats. Manufacturers include hydrog... Read More »