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Is calciumpropionat vegan?

Calciumpropionat is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is calciumpropionat?

Calciumpropionat is a food preservative commonly used in bakery products, dairy products, and processed meats. It is a white crystalline substance that is the calcium salt of propionic acid. Calciumpropionat works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria and mold, extending the shelf life of foods. This ingredient is considered safe for consumption and is approved by regulatory agencies worldwide. While it may have a slightly sour taste, its effectiveness in preserving food makes it an ideal ingredient for manufacturers looking to extend the shelf life of their products.

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