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Is polyvinylpyrrolidone vegan?

Polyvinylpyrrolidone is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is polyvinylpyrrolidone?

Polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) is a water-soluble polymer that is commonly used as a food ingredient. It is a synthetic polymer made from the monomer N-vinylpyrrolidone. PVP has a wide range of applications in the food industry, such as a clarifying agent, a binder, a dispersant, and a stabilizer. It is also used in the production of beer and wine, as well as in the processing of meat, poultry, and seafood. PVP is considered safe for consumption by the FDA and is often used as a substitute for other food additives that are known to be harmful.

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