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Is ortofosfato de sodio vegan?

Ortofosfato de sodio is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is ortofosfato de sodio?

Ortofosfato de sodio, also known as sodium orthophosphate, is a chemical compound commonly used as a food additive. It is a white, odorless powder that is soluble in water and has a slightly alkaline taste. This ingredient is often added to processed foods as a pH regulator, emulsifier, and thickening agent. It is also used in the production of baking powder and as a nutrient supplement in animal feed. Although it is generally recognized as safe by regulatory agencies, some studies suggest that excessive intake of sodium orthophosphate may be associated with health risks.

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