What is Palm Kernel Oil? The oil extracted from palm kernels is called palm kernel oil. The oil content of palm kernel is around 50%~55%. Fresh palm kernel oil is edible. Its high stability, free of cholesterol, free of trans fatty acids make it particularly popular in frying use and are good for human health.
Palm-kernel oil is an oil which is extracted from the seeds of the oil palm, a tree native to Africa and widely cultivated in Africa and parts of Asia. The fruit which surrounds the seed can also be pressed for oil. Depending on where one lives, it may be easy or difficult to obtain pure palm-kernel