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Is monoestearato de glicerilo vegan?

Monoestearato de glicerilo is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is monoestearato de glicerilo?

Monoestearato de glicerilo, also known as glyceryl monostearate, is a versatile food ingredient commonly used as an emulsifier and stabilizer in various food products, such as baked goods, dairy products, confectionery, and beverages. It is derived from natural sources, including vegetable oils and animal fats, and is considered safe for consumption by regulatory agencies worldwide. Monoestearato de glicerilo helps prevent ingredients from separating and improves texture, consistency, and mouthfeel in food products. Additionally, it can enhance the shelf life and overall quality of food items, making it a popular choice among food manufacturers.

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