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Is l-ascorbato de sódio vegan?

L-ascorbato de sódio is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is l-ascorbato de sódio?

L-ascorbato de sódio, also known as sodium ascorbate, is a salt of ascorbic acid that is commonly used as a food additive for its antioxidant properties. It acts as a preservative and enhances the flavor and texture of meats, fruits, and vegetables. This ingredient is a white to slightly yellow crystalline powder that is easily soluble in water. With its ability to prevent oxidative damage and improve the shelf life of foods, l-ascorbato de sódio is a popular choice among food manufacturers who value natural and safe ingredients in their products.

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