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Is gummi arabicum vegan?

Gummi arabicum is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is gummi arabicum?

Gummi arabicum, also known as acacia gum, is a natural resin harvested from the Acacia senegal tree. This ingredient has been used for centuries in various industries due to its versatile properties, including its ability to act as an emulsifier, stabilizer, and thickener. Gummi arabicum is commonly used in the food industry to improve the texture and stability of products such as candies, beverages, and baked goods. Additionally, it has been used for its medicinal properties in traditional medicine for ailments such as sore throat and diarrhea. Gummi arabicum is a sustainable and eco-friendly ingredient, making it a popular choice in today's environmentally conscious society.

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