DMDM hydantoin

DMDM hydantoin
[ Scientific name —DMDM hydantoin ]

DMDM hydantoin is a preservative and antimicrobial agent. It's considered as a “formaldehyde donor” that means it releases a small amount of formaldehyde over time to help keep products fresh and free from contaminants. Formaldehyde-releasing preservatives like DMDM hydantoin are found in many fruits and vegetables like (carrots, banana, apple, plums ect..) Our bodies, and those of most other living organisms, also make small amounts of formaldehyde as part of the normal process of metabolism.

Key benefits—
Antimicrobial agent

Derived from—
Various fruits and vegetables

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