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Is arachidyl propionate vegan?

Arachidyl propionate 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 arachidyl propionate?

Arachidyl propionate is a fatty acid ester that is commonly used in the food industry as a flavoring agent and emollient. This ingredient is derived from arachidic acid, which is a naturally occurring fatty acid found in peanuts, corn, and other plants. Arachidyl propionate is typically used in baked goods, confectionery products, and snack foods to enhance their flavor and texture. Additionally, it can be found in cosmetics and personal care products due to its moisturizing properties. Despite its widespread use, arachidyl propionate is generally regarded as safe by regulatory agencies and is considered a safe and effective ingredient for use in food and personal care products.

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