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Is disodium stearmido mea-sulfosuccinate vegan?

Disodium stearmido mea-sulfosuccinate 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 disodium stearmido mea-sulfosuccinate?

Disodium stearmido mea-sulfosuccinate is a chemical compound commonly used in the food industry as an emulsifier and foaming agent. This ingredient is derived from stearic acid, which is a saturated fatty acid found in many animal and vegetable fats. Its unique properties make it an effective stabilizer for food products that require a smooth, creamy texture, such as whipped toppings and ice cream. Disodium stearmido mea-sulfosuccinate is also used in some personal care products, such as shampoos and soaps, due to its ability to enhance lather and improve the texture of the product. Despite its lengthy name, this ingredient is generally considered safe for consumption in small amounts.

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