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2009-02-12 07:00:00

Research Dispels Myths Surrounding Essential Fat ST. LOUIS, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A new science advisory from the American Heart Association (AHA) concludes that omega-6 fatty acids may decrease risk for heart disease when part of a healthy eating plan. Omega-6s are essential polyunsaturated fatty acids naturally-occurring in soybean oil, nuts and seeds. These findings dispel debate that omega-6s may cause inflammation leading to heart disease, the nation's number one killer....

2008-08-05 12:00:59

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the China industry is available in its catalogue. The Future of White Biotechnology in China http://www.reportlinker.com/p091169/The-Future-of-White-Biotechnology-in-China.html The future of white Biotechnology is attractive in China, and considerable progress in white biotechnology has been made in recent years. China's production of many vitamins and polysaccharides products is now in a leading position in the...

2008-07-01 06:00:35

By Todd, Anne Less than a year ago, in August 2007, the Great River Soy Processing Cooperative, a farmer-owned biodiesel production co-op in Lilbourn, Mo., was preparing to begin operation. Great River Soy was one of three biodiesel plants located in the southeastern Missouri "Bootheel," a three-county region dotted with small, rural communities where agriculture is the lifeblood and where hopes for economic revival have been buoyed in recent years by the prospects of renewable energy....

2006-10-30 16:00:00

NEW YORK - KFC Corp. said Monday it will start using zero trans fat soybean oil for its Original Recipe and Extra Crispy fried chicken, Potato Wedges and other menu items. The news preceded the Board of Health's first public hearing Monday on a plan to make New York the first U.S. city to ban restaurants from serving food containing artificial trans fats. KFC's systemwide rollout is to be completed by April 2007, but the company said many of its approximately 5,500 restaurants already have...

2005-12-09 06:00:00

By Nichola Groom LOS ANGELES -- Kellogg Co., the world's largest cereal maker, said on Friday it plans to reduce artery-clogging trans fats in some of its products and called on others to invest in a new variety of soybean oil it said is healthier than other trans-fat-free oils. Kellogg said it plans to replace trans-fat-producing oils in products like Cheez-It crackers and Pop Tarts toaster pastries with Monsanto Co.'s Vistive, a soy oil introduced last year that reduces the need for partial...

2005-11-30 08:41:03

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Fuel is the thing with feathers. Hoping to find an efficient way to help power automobiles and trucks, researchers at the University of Arkansas say they have developed a way to convert chicken fat to a biodiesel fuel. "We're trying to expand the petroleum base," said Brian Mattingly, a graduate student in chemical engineering. "Five to 20 percent blending of biodiesel into petroleum-based diesel significantly reduces our dependence on foreign oil." Mattingly's...

2005-05-07 09:15:00

Research implicates cooking oils used in homes and restaurants HealthDay News -- High amounts of a toxin with known connections to heart disease and neurological disorders accumulate in vegetable-based cooking oils that are heated or reheated for hours at a time, new research shows. The fatty acid-derived toxin, called 4-hydroxy-trans-2-nonenal (HNE), forms in especially high amounts in polyunsaturated oils that have linoleic acid, which include canola, corn, soybean and sunflower,...

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Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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