CRUDE PALM OIL

Crude Palm oil is an edible oil derived from pulp of oil palms. It is naturally reddish in colour as it contains high amounts of beta-carotene. Its scientific name is Elaeis guineensis.
 
Uses of crude palm oil
 
Palm Oil is used for cooking and largely in South East Asia. Besides cooking purposes and food products, Palm Oil and derivatives known as fractions of the oil are used in the manufacture of pre-packaged food, cosmetics, cleaning products, hair care, soaps and personal care items. Palm Wax is used in the manufacture of candles. It is also used to manufacture bio fuel for motor vehicles, shipping and aircraft fuel and one of its by-products is glycerin.
 

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