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Nov 19, 2013, 09:40 ET

High-Stability Canola Oil Part of Trans and Saturated Fat Solution to Healthier Hearts for Americans

The canola industry offers immediate solutions to partially hydrogenated (PH) oils in the wake of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's)...

Aug 06, 2010, 17:08 ET

Research Confirming Volunteer Canola Not Surprising or Concerning

Volunteer Canola of All Types Expected and Controllable Scientists conducting field research in North Dakota confirmed that canola produced by...

Oct 04, 2007, 01:00 ET

Canola Oil Can Help Americans Meet Dietary Fat Recommendations

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Substitution of canola oil for common dietary fats in the U.S. would increase compliance with...

Dec 05, 2006, 00:00 ET

High-Stability Canola Oil Excellent Trans Fat Alternative

WASHINGTON, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Canola oil, particularly its high- stability version, can help New York City restaurants comply with the ban...

Oct 06, 2006, 01:00 ET

FDA Authorizes Qualified Health Claim for Canola Oil

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Canola oil is now eligible to bear a qualified health claim on its ability to reduce the risk of coronary...

Sep 18, 2006, 01:00 ET

Canola Oil Can Help Americans Meet Dietary Fat Recommendations

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Substitution of canola oil for fats commonly used in the United States would increase compliance with...

Apr 19, 2005, 01:00 ET

New U.S. Food Guidance System Differentiates Among Types of Fat

WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthy fats are distinguished from unhealthy fats in the new U.S. Food Guidance System unveiled today by...

Jan 13, 2005, 00:00 ET

Healthy Oils Like Canola Key Sources of Fat in American Diet

WASHINGTON, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans ("Guidelines") released yesterday differentiate between healthy...

Aug 12, 2004, 01:00 ET

Need for Minimum Healthy Fat Intake in U.S. Dietary Guidelines

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Not all fats are created equally when it comes to health. In fact, certain fats, namely essential unsaturated...