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Is beta-carotene dye vegan?

Beta-carotene dye 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 beta-carotene dye?

Beta-carotene dye is a natural food coloring agent derived from plants. It is commonly used to add a bright orange or yellow color to a variety of foods, such as baked goods, beverages, and dairy products. Beta-carotene dye is made by extracting the pigment from fruits and vegetables, such as carrots and sweet potatoes. It is a safe and effective alternative to synthetic food dyes, as it is free from harmful chemicals and additives. Beta-carotene dye is also known for its antioxidant properties and potential health benefits, making it a popular choice for health-conscious consumers.

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