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Are leavening agents vegan?

If you're talking about E-numbers: E500 Sodium carbonates E503 Ammonium carbonates Baking soda is usually sodium hydrogen carbonate. It is made from sodium chloride (derived from seawater or rocks),...
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Is there a list of which UK E-Numbers aren't vegetarian or vegan?

The E stands for Europe so this advice is valid for all the EU. Here or here you can find a list of those E numbers that are not vegetarian/vegan and here you can find another which also specifies ...
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Can I tell whether E-numbered food additives are animal derived?

You need to ask the producer to determine whether any animal-based food additives were used. The rules for the green dot vegetarian mark are defined by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of ...
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