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Is e296 vegan?

E296 is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is e296?

E296, also known as malic acid, is a natural and widely used food ingredient that is responsible for the tart flavor found in many fruits, such as apples and grapes. It is a white crystalline powder that is odorless and highly soluble in water. In the food industry, E296 is used as a flavor enhancer, preservative, and acidity regulator, as well as a component in sour candies and soft drinks. It is considered safe for consumption by regulatory agencies around the world and is also commonly used in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries. E296 adds a pleasant tartness to food and beverages and is an essential ingredient for many recipes.

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