There’s a lot of websites that say monoglycerides are from vegetables, and a lot of websites that say they’re from animals…anyone know which one it is? Do you eat monoglycerides? :scratch:

Also known as trans fats (very unhealthy), monoglycerides are oils or fats processed at high tempuratures with hydrogen. It’s a process that can be done with animal fat or vegetable oil.

That’s how I understand it…but anyone can chime in if I have mispoken.

The source of monoglycerides maybe either from animal fats or vegetable oils. They are often used in margarines, ice cream, beverages and even chewing gums :astonished: … Maybe much better to prevent monoglycerides cause you don’t know which is which…