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Is lutéine e161b vegan?

Lutéine e161b is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is lutéine e161b?

Lutéine e161b is a natural food coloring agent derived from marigold flowers. It is a member of the carotenoid family and imparts a yellow to orange hue to food products. Lutéine e161b is a popular ingredient in the food industry, used to enhance the color of various food products such as dairy, baked goods, and beverages. Its natural origin and safe use in food products make it an attractive alternative to synthetic coloring agents. Lutéine e161b is also known for its antioxidant properties and potential health benefits for eye health, making it a popular ingredient in dietary supplements.

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