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Overview: Glucono delta-lactone (GDL), also known as gluconolactone, is a food additive with the E number E575 used as a sequestrant, an acidifier, or a curing, pickling, or leavening agent. It is a lactone of d-gluconic acid. Pure GDL is a white odorless crystalline powder.
Common Dosage: There is no standard dosage for Glucono delta-lactone