NSW DPI researcher receives international award

DPI researcher Dr Rod Mailer received the Timothy L Mounts Award.

The award was established by the American Oilseed Chemist Society (AOCS) to recognise research accomplishments relating to the science, technology, or applications of edible oils or derivatives in food products.

This award is sponsored by Lonza and recognizes research relating to the science and technology of edible oils which may be basic or applied in nature.

It is offered through the Edible Applications Technology Division of AOCS. The award was open to all other scientists engaged in edible oil research and there were no geographical limits placed on the award.