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5Oct

Weighing the health benefits of palm oil in our food

It is likely that in the course of our daily lives, we consume several food products containing some form of palm oil. What kind of nutritional value does palm oil have and what health benefits … Read More “Weighing the health benefits of palm oil in our food”

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12Sep

Video: Breakthrough planting materials Eka 1 and 2 increase yields to highest in the industry

Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food recently launched high-yielding oil palm planting materials named Eka 1 and Eka 2. These planting materials were developed in the company’s research centres, SMART Research Institute’s (SMARTRI) and SMART’s Biotechnology … Read More “Video: Breakthrough planting materials Eka 1 and 2 increase yields to highest in the industry”

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16Jul

Palm oil refining process

Palm oil refining process

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7Jul

Biofuels – the alternative energy source

Imagine a world where there is no more fossil fuel. What would you use to power your vehicles? How would you heat your homes? What would keep power plants and industries running? We look to … Read More “Biofuels – the alternative energy source”

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24Jun

Food safety is no piece of cake

Punjung Renjani, Food Technologist, 28 years old, Marunda “As a food technologist for Golden Agri-Resources (GAR), I work on product development, specifically margarine and shortening, which are palm oil-based ingredients typically used in baking pastries … Read More “Food safety is no piece of cake”

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25May

Building a culture of innovation to drive sustainable agriculture

Increased climate change and weather volatility; health concerns of the increasingly discerning consumer; food supply shortages; rising sustainability expectations; these are some of the challenges facing agriculture-related businesses such as the palm oil industry. Given … Read More “Building a culture of innovation to drive sustainable agriculture”

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23Apr

10 Facts about GAR/SMART’S Very Own FILMA Brand

  Click here to discover more stories behind the extraordinary, everyday lives of the people transforming palm oil.

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21Apr

Refining a challenging environment

Ketut Suyadnya, Refinery Operations Manager, 40 years old, Marunda “I manage operations at SMART Marunda, which is one of eight refineries owned by Golden Agri-Resources in Indonesia. What we do is refine crude palm oil … Read More “Refining a challenging environment”

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16Feb

Our R&D efforts to safeguard consumer health

At GAR we have long carried out research into improving productivity, yield and agronomic practices in our plantations. In addition, we conduct research on improving the quality of our processed products such as cooking oil … Read More “Our R&D efforts to safeguard consumer health”

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