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Is a soybean oil vegan?

A soybean oil is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is a soybean oil?

Soybean oil is a versatile and widely used cooking oil derived from the soybean plant. With a mild flavor and high smoke point, it is ideal for a range of cooking techniques, including frying, sautéing, and baking. Soybean oil is rich in healthy unsaturated fats, including omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, which are essential for maintaining good health. Additionally, it is low in saturated fats and is free of trans fats. Soybean oil is a popular ingredient in many cuisines around the world and is commonly used in processed foods, such as margarine and salad dressings.

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