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WHO study likens palm oil lobbying to tobacco and alcohol industries

01 January, 2019 9:32 am 9:32 am

GENEVA (Reuters) – The palm oil industry is deploying tactics similar to those of the alcohol and tobacco industries to influence research into the health effects of its product, a study published by the World Health Organization said on Tuesday. Evidence of the health impact of palm oil is mixed, with some studies linking consumption … Read More