Not a clean label ingredient

Propionates

Propionates are synthetic preservatives added to food products. Many elements have propionates used as preservatives in different food products. Propionates are used to decrease mold growth and improve the shelf-life of breads and cakes.

Sources
  • Panera
  • Whole Foods
  • Kroger
  • Trader Joe's
  • Aldi (SimplyNature)
Industry
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Ingredient Type
Possible Exception

(K&P-Calcium and sodium)