May. 10, 2013
Researchers at the USDA have found new ways to check olive oil authenticity, and a better way to process pomace.
Apr. 22, 2013
Spanish scientists claim they are close to offering “paternity tests" for virgin olive oil which would be a powerful ally against fraud.
Apr. 8, 2013
A new study suggested that adding water in the olive oil extraction process actually decreases yield.
Feb. 10, 2013
Olive oil derived compounds may help prevent intestinal ischemia and reperfusion associated organ damage.
Jan. 16, 2013
An ultrasound treatment can prevent the harmless but unsightly crystallization that occurs when olive oil is kept cold.
Jan. 15, 2013
A new olive oil derived substance could be used to coat buildings such as York Minster and other limestone constructions and act to protect the structure from pollutants, while still allowing the stone to "breathe."
Dec. 10, 2012
Biosensors that appear to offer a cheap and fast way to detect insecticide residues in olive oil have been developed by a team of French and Moroccan scientists.
Nov. 19, 2012
A new olive tree nursery project in Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco and Egypt is designed to increase productivity and quality.
Nov. 8, 2012
The health benefits of a specific olive oil could be easier to assess with a new Greek system to measure the content of key compounds.
Nov. 7, 2012
Olive oil expert and two Michelin-starred chef Paco Roncero has created a cutting edge new workshop for developing culinary ideas.
Oct. 25, 2012
New research suggests that a high intake of olive oil and other monounsaturated fats may protect the skin against sun-related aging.