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Is alcool a vegan?

Alcool a is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is alcool a?

"Alcool A" is a colorless, flammable liquid that is commonly used as a solvent or disinfectant in various industrial and medical applications. It is a type of alcohol that is chemically known as ethanol and has a molecular formula of C2H5OH. Ethanol is produced by the fermentation of sugar or starch and is widely used as an ingredient in alcoholic beverages. It is also a key ingredient in the production of various products, such as perfumes, antiseptics, and fuel. Ethanol has a distinct odor and taste and can have harmful effects on the human body when consumed in excessive amounts.

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