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Is sódium bicarbonate vegan?

Sódium bicarbonate is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is sódium bicarbonate?

Sodium bicarbonate, also known as baking soda, is a white crystalline powder with a slightly alkaline taste. It is commonly used in cooking and baking as a leavening agent, helping doughs and batters rise and become fluffy. Sodium bicarbonate can also be used as an antacid to neutralize stomach acid and relieve heartburn, and as a cleaning agent to remove stains and odors. In addition, it has various industrial applications, such as in the production of glass, detergents, and fire extinguishers. This versatile ingredient is a must-have in any kitchen or household.

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