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known as Sodium Metabisulfite

source synthetic

function antioxidant, preservative

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Sodium Metabisulfite

Sodium metabisulfite is an antioxidant-based preservative used to prevent contamination by bacteria and mold and to extend the shelf-life of products by stabilizing sensitive ingredients from oxidative degradation.

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