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Is propylène de glycol vegan?

Propylène de glycol is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is propylène de glycol?

Propylene glycol is a synthetic organic compound that has a wide range of uses, including as a food ingredient. It is a clear, odorless, and colorless liquid that is commonly used as a solvent, humectant, and preservative in food and beverage products. Propylene glycol helps to maintain the texture, flavor, and moisture content of foods, and it is often used in processed foods, baked goods, and dairy products. It is also used as a carrier for flavors and colors, and it can be found in many popular food items such as salad dressings, soft drinks, and ice cream. Despite some controversy, propylene glycol is generally recognized as safe by regulatory agencies and is widely used in the food industry.

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