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What Is delta-Tocopherol?

delta-tocopherols, δ-tocopherol, is one of four tocopherols. It is also one of eight members of the group that collectively are called Vitamin E, with potential antioxidant activity.

delta-tocopherol can be used as a food additive with the E number E309.

delta-Tocopherol One Of The Vitamin Es

delta-Tocopherol is one of four tocopherols that have the collective name Vitamin E. (source 🗗)

Naturally occurring vitamin E is a mixture of the four tocopherols, alpha, beta, gamma, and delta. Although all these forms of vitamin E have antioxidative properties, the body mainly utilizes alpha-tocopherol (source 🗗)

delta-Tocopherol Are A Stable Compound

delta-tocopherols are the most stable of the four tocopherols in high temperatures. (source 🗗)

If you are interested in a list of foods where you can find this nutrient. Go to our nutrition tool and check out delta-tocopherols.

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