The government of Ontario pays trappers to harvest beaver castor sacs. It would seem as though my stomach or digestive tract was getting smaller and not allowing food to pass. If it is at all suspected of causing stomach inflammation or digestive issues, I would point to this additive being the culprit. The production process for poligeenan requires treating carrageenan with strong acid at high temp about that of boiling water for 6 hours or more. Sign up for the Snopes. Clearly John works for the food industry.
Beaver anal secretions a vanilla substitute in some foods. 0. The beaver's anal gland secretes Castoreum which can be used as a food additive. 3. Beaver Anal Glands. Do you enjoy strawberry, raspberry, or vanilla ice cream? Then you may be secretly “enjoying” beaver anal glands. This FDA approved food. A while back I wrote about the presence of hair, beetles and beaver anal glands in the foods we eat. Of the three, beaver anal glands, a whiffy combo of glands and.