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Is natriummetabisulfit vegan?

Natriummetabisulfit is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is natriummetabisulfit?

Natriummetabisulfit, also known as sodium metabisulfite, is a versatile food ingredient commonly used as a preservative, antioxidant, and bleaching agent. This white, crystalline powder is highly soluble in water and has a distinctive sulfuric odor. In the food industry, it is used to prevent the growth of bacteria, mold, and yeast in various products such as wine, beer, dried fruits, and vegetables. It is also used to maintain the color and texture of foods by inhibiting oxidation. However, natriummetabisulfit can cause allergic reactions in some people and may also trigger asthma symptoms in sensitive individuals.

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