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Is metabisulfite sodique vegan?

Metabisulfite sodique is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is metabisulfite sodique?

Metabisulfite sodique, also known as sodium metabisulfite, is a food ingredient that is commonly used as a preservative and antioxidant in the food industry. It is a white crystalline powder with a slightly bitter taste and a pungent sulfur odor. Its chemical formula is Na2S2O5, and it is a water-soluble salt that can be easily dissolved in water. Due to its preservative properties, it is often used in processed foods like canned vegetables, fruit juices, and wine. However, it may cause adverse reactions in people who are sensitive to sulfites, including asthma, hives, and even anaphylactic shock.

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