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Animal fat is the secret ingredient that gives many foods their richness, juiciness, meltability, and overall flavor. But it’s bad for the climate, so Savor has developed a process to turn C02 and hydrogen into fat molecules like the ones we get from milk, cheese, and beef—without greenhouse gas emissions, animal suffering, or dangerous chemicals.
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Animal fat is the secret ingredient that gives many foods their richness, juiciness, meltability, and overall flavor. But it’s bad for the climate, so Savor has developed a process to turn C02 and hydrogen into fat molecules like the ones we get from milk, cheese, and beef—without greenhouse gas emissions, animal suffering, or dangerous chemicals.
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Palm oil is the most widely consumed plant-based fat in the world for a reason: It’s cheap, odorless, versatile, and abundant with an extremely long shelf life. The problem is that the production of palm oil causes deforestation, biodiversity loss, and climate change—and until recently, there were no good alternatives. But with fermentation and innovation, C16 has created a palm oil equivalent.
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