We all are not food scientists to understand the mysterious names of all those ingredients present in the food labels. If you are keen to understand the ingredients mentioned in food labels there are plenty of information available about all those ingredients in books and internet searches.
However, many ingredients might not be made it to the list. Many products contain both animal and plant derived ingredients and additives.
If you are a vegan or vegetarian, then you must re-look into the ingredients of following few products before buying and consuming.
There are many “vegetarian” foods in the market, that contain animal derived additives and ingredients which makes them ‘not vegan or vegetarian friendly choices’.
Certain food additives, carmine or cochineal, gelatin, Isinglass, natural flavorings, omega 3 fatty acids, vitamin D3, dairy ingredients are few animal products that one can encounter in list of ingredients.
But, you will be surprised to see the products those contain these ingredients.
Author: Sumana Rao | Posted on: July 3, 2018