Animal product

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An animal product is any material derived from the body of an animal.wikipedia
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Rendering (animal products)

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These products may go through a process known as "rendering" to be made into human and non-human foodstuffs, fats, and other material that can be sold to make commercial products such as cosmetics, paint, cleaners, polishes, glue, soap and ink.
Rendering can refer to any processing of animal products into more useful materials, or, more narrowly, to the rendering of whole animal fatty tissue into purified fats like lard or tallow.

Veganism

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Other diets, such as veganism and the raw vegan diet, exclude any material of animal origin.
Veganism is the practice of abstaining from the use of animal products, particularly in diet, and an associated philosophy that rejects the commodity status of animals.

Vegetarianism

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Several diets prohibit the inclusion of some animal products, including vegetarian, kosher, and halal.
A vegan diet excludes all animal products, including eggs and dairy.

Raw veganism

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Other diets, such as veganism and the raw vegan diet, exclude any material of animal origin.
It excludes all food and products of animal origin, any food that is processed or altered from its natural state, and food cooked at high temperatures.

Animal By-Products Regulations

In the UK, slaughterhouse waste is classed as category 3 risk waste in the Animal By-Products Regulations, with the exception of condemned meat which is classed as category 2 risk.
The European Union's Animal By-Products Regulations (Regulation No 1069/2009) allows for the treatment of some animal by-products in composting and biogas plants (anaerobic digesters).

Food and drink prohibitions

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Blood, especially in the form of blood sausage
Some vegans also avoid honey as they would any other animal product.

Clarification and stabilization of wine

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Isinglass (used in clarification of beer and wine)
Organic compounds used as fining agents are generally animal based, a possible cause of concern to vegans.

Milk

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Dairy products (e.g., milk, cheese, yogurt, etc.)
The mother can also acquire infection from ingesting food that contains other animal products such as, hot dogs, delicatessen meats, and cheese.

Musk

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Musk
The substance has been used as a popular perfume fixative since ancient times and is one of the most expensive animal products in the world.

Cheese

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Dairy products (e.g., milk, cheese, yogurt, etc.)
The mother can also acquire infection from ingesting food that contains other animal products such as, unpasteurized milk, delicatessen meats, and hot dogs.

Animal fiber

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Animal fiber
* Animal products

Tallow

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Tallow, may be used in food and soap
Because tallow is derived from animal by-products, which have little to no value to commercial food industries, it avoids some of the food vs fuel debate.

Biodegradable waste

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Biodegradable waste
Other biodegradable wastes include human waste, manure, sewage, sewage sludge and slaughterhouse waste.

List of waste types

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List of waste types
Slaughterhouse waste

Pink slime

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Pink slime
Animal product

Animal

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An animal product is any material derived from the body of an animal.

Isinglass

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Isinglass (used in clarification of beer and wine) Examples are fat, flesh, blood, milk, eggs, and lesser known products, such as isinglass and rennet.

Rennet

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Examples are fat, flesh, blood, milk, eggs, and lesser known products, such as isinglass and rennet.

Carrion

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Animal by-products are carcasses and parts of carcasses from slaughterhouses, animal shelters, zoos and veterinarians, and products of animal origin not intended for human consumption, including catering waste.

Meat industry

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The sale of animal by-products allows the meat industry to compete economically with industries selling sources of vegetable protein.

Petroleum

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Generally, products made from fossilized or decomposed animals, such as petroleum formed from the ancient remains of marine animals, are not considered animal products.

Fertilizer

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Crops grown in soil fertilized with animal remains are rarely characterized as animal products.

Kashrut

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Several diets prohibit the inclusion of some animal products, including vegetarian, kosher, and halal.

Halal

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Several diets prohibit the inclusion of some animal products, including vegetarian, kosher, and halal.

Slaughterhouse

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This waste can come from several sources, including slaughterhouses, restaurants, stores and farms.