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Is kwas sorbowy vegan?

Kwas sorbowy is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is kwas sorbowy?

Kwas sorbowy, also known as sorbic acid, is a naturally occurring organic compound widely used as a food preservative. Its antimicrobial properties make it an ideal ingredient for preventing the growth of bacteria, yeast, and mold in a variety of food products, including cheese, baked goods, and fruit juices. With a slightly sour taste, kwas sorbowy is often added in small amounts to enhance the flavor and prolong the shelf life of food items. It is a safe and effective preservative that has been approved for use in many countries, making it a popular choice in the food industry.

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