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Is xanthan and guar gum vegan?

Xanthan and guar gum is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is xanthan and guar gum?

Xanthan and guar gum are two popular food additives commonly used in processed foods, sauces, and beverages. Xanthan gum is a polysaccharide derived from a type of bacteria, while guar gum is extracted from the seeds of the guar plant. Both gums act as thickening agents and emulsifiers, improving the texture and stability of foods. They are often used together in small amounts to create a synergistic effect that enhances their properties. Xanthan and guar gum are gluten-free and vegan-friendly, making them suitable for a wide range of dietary needs.

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