What Are Hydrogenated Oils and Trans Fats? Part 3 of 4 Let's look at the elements involved to understand how hydrogenated oils and trans fats are created. We'll see how they differ from the molecules our bodies are expecting from its fuel (healthy fats or "good fats") : … [Read more...] about What Are Trans Fats?
When and Why - Brief History of Hydrogenation Part 2 of 4 The first patent to hydrogenate liquid oils was filed in 1902, and by 1911 Procter & Gamble began marketing Crisco, made largely from partially hydrogenated cottonseed oil. Butterfat was in short supply, thus … [Read more...] about History Of Hydrogenation