Advocacy site urging the banning of trans fatty acids. Contains consumer and product news and information on trans fats.
Trans (Elaidic acid) Cis Saturated (Stearic acid) Elaidic acid is the principal trans unsaturated fatty acid often found in partially hydrogenated vegetable oils.
Information about the hydrogenation process for oil, fat and shortening
Jan 27, 2013 · Two of the most harmful ingredients in processed foods are high fructose corn syrup and soybean oil, whether partially hydrogenated, organic, or made from
Q: Is it true that fully hydrogenated vegetable oil is better for you than partially hydrogenated? —J.A., Dearborn, Mich. So it’s best to avoid hydrogenated oils in
About Trans Fat . There are four kinds of fats: monounsaturated fat, polyunsaturated fat, saturated fat, and trans fat. Monounsaturated fat and polyunsaturated fat
It’s not the only ingredient that signifies trans fat, according to EWG’s investigation. Refined oils like soybean, canola, cottonseed and corn oil, fully
Why Hydrogenated Oils Should be Avoided at All Costs. Tuesday, November 04, 2008 by: Richard Stossel Tags: hydrogenated oils, health news, Natural News
Dec 18, 2013 · Hydrogenated oil is a man-made food substance that is used widely throughout the food supply for its cost efficiency and technical advantages. Also known
Dec 26, 2008 · I am trying to eliminate trans fats out of my diet completely, but it is pretty tough with all the products that contain partially hydrogenated oils. If