Tag Archives: Indonesia

Pelajar UPM raih tempat ke-2 pertandingan teknologi makanan di New Orleans, AS

A team of postgraduate students from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has won 2nd place in international food technology competition in New Orleans, USA. The students have competed in Developing Solutions for Developing Countries (DSDC), a competition organized by the Institute of Food Technologists Student Association (IFTSA), USA. For this edition, the DSDC competition was held at the Morial… Read More »

European ban on fuel made from palm oil: “It’s not being grown in the right way”

From 2021, palm oil will no longer be permitted as a biofuel in the EU. This was decreed by the European Parliament yesterday. This is good news, according to Birka Wicke, whose research focuses strongly on biofuels. “Palm oil in itself is not a bad thing; the problem stems from the way in which it is cultivated.” Biofuels… Read More »