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Is potassium ascorbate vegan?

Potassium ascorbate is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is potassium ascorbate?

Potassium ascorbate is a mineral salt that combines potassium and ascorbic acid, also known as vitamin C. It's commonly used as a food additive to enhance the nutritional value of processed foods, drinks, and supplements. As a natural antioxidant, potassium ascorbate helps prevent spoilage and delays oxidation in various food products. It also supports collagen production, improves immune function, and offers potential health benefits for cardiovascular and bone health. This water-soluble ingredient has a slightly tart taste and is often added to citrus-flavored foods and beverages. Overall, potassium ascorbate is a versatile and beneficial ingredient that can help fortify your diet with essential nutrients.

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