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Is ácido propionico vegan?

Ácido propionico is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is ácido propionico?

Ácido propionico, also known as propionic acid, is a natural and organic acid that is widely used in the food industry as a food preservative, flavoring agent, and mold inhibitor. It is a clear, colorless liquid with a strong, pungent odor and sour taste. This versatile ingredient can be found in a variety of foods, including baked goods, cheese, dairy products, and meats. As a preservative, ácido propionico helps to extend the shelf life of foods by inhibiting the growth of bacteria and mold, ensuring that they stay fresh for longer periods of time.

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