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Are sodìum polyphosphates vegan?

Sodìum polyphosphates is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is sodìum polyphosphates?

Sodium polyphosphates are food additives commonly used in the food industry as a preservative, emulsifier, and thickening agent. They are particularly effective in retaining moisture and preventing the growth of bacteria in processed foods. This ingredient is widely utilized in various food products such as meat, seafood, dairy, and baked goods. Sodium polyphosphates can also enhance the texture and flavor of food formulations while prolonging their shelf life. Despite concerns about its safety, this ingredient has been approved by various food regulatory agencies for consumption in limited amounts.

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