Refine Search

FDA tells food industry to phase out trans fats

...of heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States.The fats are created when hydrogen is added to vegetable oil to make it more solid, which is why they are often called partially hydrogenated oils.Once a staple of the American...
Not For Web
Animal Planet lives wild with its new programming slate close - sometimes much too close - proximity in India.? "Fish or Die." Hitting all seven continents in a vegetable-oil-powered pickup truck, four die-hard anglers roam - and drop their lines - in the Earth's last unexplored waters...
Pulled pork makes friends with soba noodle soup

...cloves garlic, minced3 tablespoons vegetable oil, dividedTwo 6-ounce containers...garlic and 1 tablespoon of the vegetable oil. Shake to coat evenly, then...the remaining 2 tablespoons of vegetable oil. Add the mushrooms and onion and...
Company turns pollock research into supplement

...molecular distillation, also known as short-path distillation. The equipment is widely used for production of vegetable oils and flavorings.Omega-3 fatty acids are sensitive to light, heat and oxygen. Traditional processing incorporates...
No more trans fat: FDA banning the infamous artery-clogger

...for a regulation allowing it, and that would likely not be approved.The fats are created when hydrogen is added to vegetable oil to make it more solid, which is why they are often called partially hydrogenated oils. The FDA is not targeting small...
How to make the perfect latke

...Don't put that one in the oven. With children manning the timer at a safe remove, in two skillets heat 1/8-inch vegetable oil until hot, but not smoking (toss in a potato shred; when the edges sizzle, oil's ready). Traditionally, you'd...
Planting a seed for green business in Juneau

...include having it operate as a hub for other green-oriented businesses -- such as solar and wind power development, vegetable oil recycling, and even home-improvement workshops. Donig, a former Juneau Youth Services employee, also hopes to...
Restoring - and rerouting - the Sitkoh River

...contains very poor spawning gravels," according to a USFS fact sheet. Hydraulics in the heavy equipment is charged with vegetable oil in case of a spill. The Wilderness Society recently announced a new study on the effects of heavy logging and related...
Pancakes that bring the campfire to breakfast

...1/2 teaspoon baking soda? 1/4 teaspoon salt? 1 egg, beaten? 1 cup milk? 2 tablespoons canola or vegetable oil? 1/4 cup graham crumbs? 1/4 cup chocolate chipsUse a paring knife or kitchen shears to cut each marshmallow...
Hunger games: Scarce corn is better used to fuel people than cars

...advanced economies (the nations represented by the OEDC) will turn 14 percent of the world's corn, 16 percent of its vegetable oil and 34 percent of its sugarcane into fuels for cars and trucks. Meanwhile, millions of people will die for lack of...
Not For Web


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback