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Is sodium dehydroacetate vegan?

Sodium dehydroacetate is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is sodium dehydroacetate?

Sodium dehydroacetate is a white crystalline powder that is commonly used as a food preservative due to its ability to inhibit the growth of bacteria and fungi. It is a sodium salt of dehydroacetic acid, which is naturally occurring in some fruits and vegetables. This food ingredient is often added to baked goods, dairy products, and processed foods to extend their shelf life and improve their safety. Sodium dehydroacetate is considered safe for consumption in small quantities and is regulated by international food safety authorities. It is a popular choice for food manufacturers who prioritize the preservation of their products without compromising their quality.

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