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Is decyl glucoside vegan?

Decyl glucoside is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is decyl glucoside?

Decyl glucoside is a naturally derived, eco-friendly, and mild surfactant commonly used in personal care and household cleaning products. It is made by combining glucose from cornstarch with decanol, a fatty alcohol derived from coconut or palm kernel oil. As an ingredient, it is gentle on the skin, non-toxic, and biodegradable, making it an ideal choice for sustainable and environmentally conscious formulations. Decyl glucoside offers excellent foaming and cleaning properties, making it suitable for use in shampoos, body washes, facial cleansers, and dishwashing detergents.

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