Is palm oil from coconut?

Answer Palm oil does not comes from coconut, but rather from the fruit of an oil palm tree, scientifically known as the Elaeis guineensis tree. The oil is extracted from the fleshy part of the fruit and i... Read More »

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What is a coconut palm?

A coconut palm is a tall palm tree that grows in warm tropical regions producing large round fruit that we know as coconuts. It is referred to by other names such as a coconut tree and the coco pal... Read More »

How old can a coconut palm get?

The lifespan of a coconut palm tree can last up to 90 years at full maturity. The coconut palm tree can reach staggering heights of up to 100 feet tall.References:UCC Biology Department: Coconut Palm

Palm & Coconut Oil in Toiletries?

Recent research has suggested that consuming palm and coconut oils may actually be good for you, showing potential in treating health issues as diverse as cholesterol problems and breast cancer pre... Read More »

Is palm oil derived from coconut?

Palm oil does not come from a coconut. It is derived from the fruit of the palm oil tree (Elaeis guineensis). This tree was introduced to Malaysia in 1870 and has become a major agricultural indust... Read More »