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Is hidroxipropilmetilcelulosa vegan?

Hidroxipropilmetilcelulosa is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is hidroxipropilmetilcelulosa?

Hidroxipropilmetilcelulosa, also known as hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (HPMC), is a plant-based food ingredient commonly used as a thickener, emulsifier, and stabilizer. It is derived from cellulose, the main component of plant cell walls, and is often used in vegan and vegetarian food products. HPMC can be found in a wide range of foods, including dairy products, baked goods, and sauces. It is a versatile ingredient that can help improve the texture and stability of food products without altering their taste. Additionally, HPMC is considered safe for consumption and is approved by regulatory agencies worldwide.

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