Coconut palm, aka cocos nucifera, is the state tree of Kerala, which is famous for its green groves yielding the botanical nuts. The cash crop of coconut plays a prominent role in the agrarian economy of Kerala, India is the largest exporter of coconut. Cultivated by marginal and small farmers, coconut has numerous benefits and byproducts. Plantrich coconut products include organic virgin coconut oil and desiccated coconut.
Plantrich, one of the most prominent coconut oil manufacturers and suppliers in India, extracts oil from high quality coconuts cultivated organically in the Western Ghats. The company sources export-quality coconuts come from the island village R-Block that lies along the Vembanad Lake in Kuttanad region fringed by coconut palm groves and paddy fields. It is one of the few places in the world where farming is done 1.2 to 3.0 meters (4 to 10 ft) below sea level. The unique farming process makes Plantrich-sourced coconuts rich in oil content and high in quality. Coconut oil extracted from these organic coconuts burns fat, cures heart ailments, and has anti-bacterial and antifungal properties. It’s also a nutritional supplement, immunity booster and covers many cosmetic requirements.
Plantrich Organic Virgin Coconut Oil is made from premium quality coconuts that are cold-processed to retain their nutrients. Extracted from fresh coconut milk obtained from mature kernels of coconut through mechanical or natural processes, Plantrich Virgin Coconut Oil can be consumed in its natural state instead of undergoing chemical refining, bleaching or deodorizing. Virgin coconut oil is colourless, free of sediment, and has natural fresh coconut scent.
Comprising medium chain fatty acids like lauric acid, Plantrich Organic Virgin Coconut Oil has powerful anti-microbial properties capable of destroying disease-causing bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites. It can therefore treat skin diseases and help weight loss.