Hydrogenated Lard

What is Hydrogenated Lard?

Hydrogenated lard or partially hydrogenated lard is pig fat that has been infused with hydrogen. The difference between the two types is the amount of hydrogen added to the pig fat. [1]

Health Concerns

"For a number of years, there was some thought that since partially hydrogenated lard is less saturated than hydrogenated lard, it was less of a health risk. Currently, many health care professionals think otherwise." [1]