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Is óxido de hierro rojo vegan?

Óxido de hierro rojo is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is óxido de hierro rojo?

Óxido de hierro rojo, also known as red iron oxide, is a common food ingredient used for its vibrant red color. It is a naturally occurring mineral pigment that is sourced from deposits of iron ore. Red iron oxide is approved by regulatory agencies worldwide and is generally recognized as safe (GRAS) for use in foods. It is commonly used in food products such as chocolate, candies, and baked goods. This natural coloring agent is stable under heat and light and does not react with other ingredients. Its bright hue adds an attractive visual appeal to food products.

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