Coconut oil has long-since been known for is amazing properties. Known as the “tree of life,” the coconut palm is one of the most important agricultural crops of the Philippines.
It yields timber, food, fermented and unfermented drinks. alcohol. vinegar. thatching material, splints, strips and fibre for making baskets, mats, rope, hats, brushes/brooms, fuel and caulking material.
Coconut oil is also used for household utensils such as cups, bowls, spoons and the like, food, cooking, illumination, for making soap, substitutes for butter and lard, ointments, oil for cake for feeding domestic animals and fertiliser.