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Is octyl dodecanol vegan?

Octyl dodecanol is a non-vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is octyl dodecanol?

Octyl dodecanol is a versatile and multifunctional ingredient commonly used in the food industry. It is a clear, colorless liquid with a mild, pleasant odor and is derived from fatty alcohols found in coconut oil. Octyl dodecanol is known for its emollient and skin conditioning properties and is used in many personal care and cosmetic products. In the food industry, it is used as a flavor enhancer and emulsifier, helping to blend ingredients together and create a smooth, creamy texture. Octyl dodecanol is considered safe for consumption and is widely used in many food products, including baked goods, dairy products, and snack foods.

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