(12) International Application Status Report

Received at International Bureau: 09 August 2018 (09.08.2018)

Information valid as of: 11 January 2019 (11.01.2019)

Report generated on: 23 August 2019 (23.08.2019)

(10) Publication number: (43) Publication date: (26) Publication language:
WO 2019/02731507 February 2019 (07.02.2019) English (EN)

(21) Application number: (22) Filing date: (25) Filing language:
PCT/MY2018/00002512 July 2018 (12.07.2018) English (EN)

(31) Priority number(s): (32) Priority date(s): (33) Priority status:
PI 2017702883 (MY)04 August 2017 (04.08.2017) Priority document received (in compliance with PCT Rule 17.1)

(51) International Patent Classification:
C11B 1/00 (2006.01); C11B 3/00 (2006.01)

(71) Applicant(s):
SIME DARBY PLANTATION INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SDN BHD [MY/MY]; Level 10, Main Block, Plantation Tower, No. 2, Jalan PJU 1A/7, Ara Damansara, Selangor Petaling Jaya, 47301 (MY) (for all designated states)

(72) Inventor(s):
SYED HILMI, Syed Mohd Hadi; c/o Sime Darby Research Sdn Bhd, Lot 2664, Jalan Pulau Carey, Selangor Carey Island, 42960 (MY)
OTHMAN, Noor Hidayu; c/o Sime Darby Research Sdn Bhd, Lot 2664, Jalan Pulau Carey, Selangor Carey Island, 42960 (MY)
SAPARIN, Norliza; c/o Sime Darby Research Sdn Bhd, Lot 2664, Jalan Pulau Carey, Selangor Carey Island, 42960 (MY)
JAHAYA, Seri Suriani; c/o Sime Darby Research Sdn Bhd, Lot 2664, Jalan Pulau Carey, Carey Island Selangor, 42960 (MY)
MD NOOR, Ahmadilfitri; c/o Sime Darby Research Sdn Bhd, Lot 2664, Jalan Pulau Carey, Carey Island Selangor, 42960 (MY)
ASIS, Ahmad Jaril; c/o Sime Darby Research Sdn Bhd, Lot 2664, Jalan Pulau Carey, Carey Island Selangor, 42960 (MY)

(74) Agent(s):
KHOR, Pauline Hong Ping; c/o Rahmat Lim & Partners, Suite 33.01, Level 33, The Gardens North Tower, Mid Valley City, Lingkaran Syed Putra Kuala Lumpur, 59200 (MY)

(54) Title (EN): PROCESS FOR PRODUCING A REFINED PALM FRUIT OIL HAVING A REDUCED 3-MCPD CONTENT
(54) Title (FR): PROCÉDÉ DE PRODUCTION D'UNE HUILE DE PALME RAFFINÉE AYANT UNE TENEUR EN 3-MCPD RÉDUITE

(57) Abstract:
(EN): Provided is a process for producing a refined palm fruit oil having a reduced 3-MCPD content, the process including the steps of: a. washing oil palm fresh fruit bunches (FFB) with water having a temperature of 0 to 100°C to produce washed oil palm FFB; b. subjecting the washed oil palm FFB to sterilization, threshing, digestion and pressing to produce a crude palm fruit oil; c. degumming of the crude palm fruit oil to produce a degummed palm fruit oil; d. bleaching of the degummed palm fruit oil with a bleaching adsorbent to produce a bleached palm fruit oil; and e. deodorising the bleached palm fruit oil at a temperature of not more than 260°C to produce a refined palm fruit oil.
(FR): L'invention concerne un procédé de production d'une huile de palme raffinée ayant une teneur en 3-MCPD réduite, le procédé comprenant les étapes consistant à : a. laver des régimes de fruits frais (RFF) de palmier à huile avec de l'eau à une température de 0 à 100 °C pour produire des RFF de palmier à huile lavés ; b. soumettre les RFF de palmier à huile lavés à une stérilisation, une digestion et un pressage pour produire une huile de palme brute ; c. dégommer l'huile de palme brute pour produire une huile de palme dégommée ; d. blanchir l'huile de palme dégommée avec un adsorbant de blanchiment pour produire une huile de palme blanchie ; et e. désodoriser l'huile de palme blanchie à une température ne dépassant pas 260 °C pour produire une huile de palme raffinée.

International search report:
Received at International Bureau: 02 July 2019 (02.07.2019) [EP]

International Report on Patentability (IPRP) Chapter II of the PCT:
Not available

(81) Designated States:
AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BN, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CL, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DJ, DK, DM, DO, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IR, IS, JO, JP, KE, KG, KH, KN, KP, KR, KW, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LU, LY, MA, MD, ME, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PA, PE, PG, PH, PL, PT, QA, RO, RS, RU, RW, SA, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, ST, SV, SY, TH, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW
European Patent Office (EPO) : AL, AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MK, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, RS, SE, SI, SK, SM, TR
African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI) : BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, KM, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) : BW, GH, GM, KE, LR, LS, MW, MZ, NA, RW, SD, SL, ST, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW
Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO) : AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, RU, TJ, TM

Declarations:
Declaration of inventorship (Rules 4.17(iv) and 51bis.1(a)(iv)) for the purposes of the designation of the United States of America