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Nutritional Profile of Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial)

We got 18 nutritional values in our nutrition profile for Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial).

Nutrient content compared to all foods

When comparing its nutrient content to all foods in our tool we find that it ranks sky-high (Top 25) for four nutrients.

These are

Also, when compared to all foods, it ranks quite high (Top 100) for five additional nutrients.

With the highest ranking of them being

Nutrient content compared to foods in the same category

A comparison between its nutrient content to foods in the same category (Fats and Oils) shows that it ranks sky-high (Top 10) for three nutrients.

These are

Additionally, a comparison to foods in the same category shows that it ranks notably well (Top 25) for four additional nutrients:

You can find these and more nutrient rankings below.

Table of Contents

Nutrient Content Of Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial)

The nutrient content of food is mainly divided into macro- and micronutrients.

Lipids (fats) are a major part of the macronutrients in your food.

Let's first take a look at a lipid (fat) profile to give you a sense of how the content of each type of fat compare to each other.

After that you'll find our detailed nutrient profile with all measured nutrients.

Lipid (fat) profile of Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial)

Lipids (fats), are divided into saturated and unsaturated fats. The unsaturated fats are then in turn divided into mono-, and polyunsaturated fats.

Figure 1. Lipid (fat) profile of Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial)

35.7%
40.7%
19.2%
Saturated
Mono
Poly

Percent of 100 grams of food. Values can differ from nutrient profile below due to rounding.

And now, let's look at the detailed nutrient profile!

Detailed nutrient profile of Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial)

Below we list all the nutrients that we have a measurement for. This is where you can find out what micronutrients there are in your food.

All nutrients are grouped together according to their type. Click on a nutrient type to show the individual nutrients. You can find other foods that contain the same nutrient by clicking on it.

If you can't find a specific nutrient, we recommend you go to our complete list of nutrients or try searching for it.

Nutrient Profile: Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial)

In food category: Fats and Oils

Fatty Acids (4)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Fatty Acids, total monounsaturated
40.7 g
11.5 g
55
66
Fatty Acids, total polyunsaturated
19.2 g
5.4 g
82
136
Fatty Acids, total saturated
35.7 g
10.1 g
36
46
Total Lipid (Fat)
100 g
28.3 g
1
1
Saturated Fats (4)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Lauric Acid (12:0)
200 mg
56.7 mg
39
510
Myristic Acid (14:0)
1.2 g
340.2 mg
41
237
Palmitic Acid (16:0)
19.2 g
5.4 g
23
28
Stearic Acid (18:0)
14.6 g
4.1 g
14
20
Monounsaturated Fats (3)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Oleic Acid (18:1)
38 g
10.8 g
55
66
Palmitoleic Acid (16:1)
1.4 g
396.9 mg
20
94
Paullinic Acid (20:1)
600 mg
170.1 mg
26
103
Polyunsaturated Fats (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Linoleic Acid (18:2 n-6)
18.1 g
5.1 g
70
123
Linolenic Acid (18:3)
1 g
283.5 mg
79
173
Fat-soluble Vitamins (1)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
alpha-Tocopherol
1 mg
283.5 µg
83
543
Other Micronutrients (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Cholesterol
56 mg
15.9 mg
24
325
Phytosterols
13 mg
3.7 mg
32
104
Other (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Kcal (Energy)
900 kcal
255.1 kcal
2
2
KJ (Energy)
3,770 kj
1,068.8 kj
1
1
Figure 2. Nutritional profile of lard & vegetable oil shortening (industrial) with 18 nutrient values.

Foods Available Online

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Common Serving Sizes Of Lard & Vegetable Oil Shortening (Industrial)

Here's some of the different portion/serving sizes to get a sense of the weight.

Amount / MeasurementWeight in GrWeight in Oz
Tbsp12.8 g0.5 oz
Cup205.0 g7.2 oz
Figure 3. Common serving sizes of lard & vegetable oil shortening (industrial)

4 Similar Fats or Oils

Explore the nutrient content of similar fats and oils below by clicking on their names.

Similar Fats and Oils 1 - 4

Click on a food to explore all of the nutrients it contains.

Industrial ShorteningNo of
Nutrients
(Industrial, For Frying, Partially Hydrogenated Soy)
33
(Industrial, For Baking & Confections, Partially Hydrogenated Soy)
31
(Industrial, Pourable Liquid Fry Shortening, Partially Hydrogenated Soy)
32
(Industrial, Hydrogenated Soybean)
18
Figure 4. Similar fats and oils 1 to 4.

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