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Is hexametaphosphate de sodium vegan?

Hexametaphosphate de sodium is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is hexametaphosphate de sodium?

Hexametaphosphate de sodium is a food additive commonly used in the food industry as a sequestrant and emulsifier. It is a white, odorless powder composed of a chain of six phosphate units linked together. This ingredient is used to prevent the discoloration and deterioration of processed foods by binding to minerals that would otherwise promote spoilage. Hexametaphosphate de sodium is also used in dairy products and meat to improve their texture and increase their water-holding capacity. Its unique properties make it a popular choice among food manufacturers seeking to maintain product quality and extend shelf life.

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