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ExcelVite Strengthens Sustainability Commitment With RSPO Supply Chain Certification

ExcelVite, the world’s leading and largest producer of branded nutraceutical ingredients (EVNol™, EVNol SupraBio™ and EVTene™) from sustainable palm oil is proud to announce that they have obtained the RSPO Supply Chain Certificate (RSPO-SC)  after a successful compliance audit by SIRIM (Standard and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia). After achieving the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil... View Article

ExcelVite Adds Sustainability to Health Products

ExcelVite has added sustainability certification to the list of credentials achieved by the company. As a manufacturer of health ingredients derived from Malaysian red palm oil, the certification awarded by SIRIM (Standard and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia) for the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) Supply Chain certification scheme assures buyers that the raw material used is sustainably... View Article

ExcelVite Obtains MSPO SCCS Certification

ExcelVite, the world’s leading producer of palm phytonutrients and palm methyl ester, is proud to have obtained the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil Supply Chain Certification Standard (MSPO SCCS) certification on 14th June 2019 after an extensive audit by SIRIM (Standard and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia). Implementation of MSPO SCCS is mandatory for all palm... View Article

ExcelVite Signs MOU With WWF-Malaysia

The world’s leading producer of palm phytonutrients and palm methyl ester ExcelVite inked a strategic partnership with WWF-Malaysia yesterday (20 June 2019), to embark on a new chapter of its commitment to Sustainable Palm Oil. The signing of this Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the CEO of ExcelVite, Mr. WH Leong and the Conservation Director... View Article

Sustainability Commitment – The Three Pillars

ExcelVite is committed to providing our customers with the highest quality products while simultaneously working to ensure that the products are produced in a sustainable manner. In our effort toward achieving a Sustainable Business, we are committed to maintaining a balance between the Economic, Social and Environmental sustainability around us. Management Commitment, Policy & Governance... View Article

Giving Up Palm Oil Might Actually Be Bad for the Environment

The trouble with the maligned crop isn’t its popularity, but where it’s planted. By Joe Fassler, SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE, MARCH 2016 The $40 billion palm oil industry is notorious for wiping out rainforests, displacing indigenous peoples, spewing carbon into the atmosphere and driving the orangutan and other animals toward extinction. But consumers who want to avoid... View Article

EVNol SupraBio™ Benefits Diabetic Neuropathy Subjects

Oral supplementation of EVNol SupraBio™ significantly improved nerve growth factor and nerve conduction velocities in the nerves of diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) patients, as demonstrated in a Phase II study published in Nutrients (1). This multicenter, prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial was conducted by a group of researchers from Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine... View Article

Study shows importance of consuming palm oil nutrients as we age

This post was originally published on December 1, 2016 and updated on June 11, 2020. A new and interesting cross-sectional study of 2118 women and men, age stratified from 35 to 74 years and recruited from six European countries, was recently published. In this study, the researchers reviewed and examined plasma carotenoids (alpha- and beta-carotene, lutein, zeaxanthin,... View Article

Palm oil, good or bad?

admin: Is palm oil good or bad? The authors of this article take a look at issues surrounding palm oil and encourage personal care industry to source certified sustainable palm oil. The reputation of palm oil is pretty bad. Although only a small part of global production actually flows into cosmetics, manufacturers are trying to... View Article

Is palm oil healthy?

Palm oil offers a unique, heart-healthy 50-50 blend of saturated and unsaturated fat. Plus, it’s loaded with nutrients, such as vitamin E tocotrienols. These antioxidants are up to 60 times more potent than tocopherols, the more common vitamin E form. This post was originally published on December 6, 2019 and updated on June 3, 2020.... View Article

EVNol™ Palm Tocotrienol Complex Protects Against Diabetic Retinopathy

Oral EVNol™ supplementation protects against retinal degenerative changes, as demonstrated in an in vivo study published in the journal Biomolecules. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of several diabetes related complications and now is the leading cause of new onset blindness among individuals aged 20 to 64 years old. In the study, the Streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats... View Article

RCT – Mixed Carotenoids Protect Human Skin Against UVA-Induced Skin Pigmentation & UVB-Induced Erythema

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study has shown that daily supplementation with mixed-carotenoids protects human skin against both UVB-induced erythema and UVA-induced pigmentation. The study was conducted at the Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Germany, in collaboration with Amway Corporation and published in the journal of Photodermatology, Photoimmunology & Photomedicine. Sixty volunteers were randomized into... View Article