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Is monostéarate de sorbitane vegan?

Monostéarate de sorbitane 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 monostéarate de sorbitane?

Monostéarate de sorbitane is a food ingredient commonly used as an emulsifier, stabilizer, and thickening agent. It is derived from sorbitol, a sugar alcohol, and stearic acid, a saturated fatty acid. Monostéarate de sorbitane is a white, waxy substance that is soluble in water and commonly added to a wide variety of food products, including baked goods, dairy products, and confectionery items, to improve texture and consistency. It is also used in personal care products and pharmaceuticals for similar purposes. Monostéarate de sorbitane is generally recognized as safe by regulatory bodies and is a widely accepted ingredient in the food industry.

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