Halal Import – Key Countries Regulatory

The manufacturer should be mindful of the term on their packaging such as ‘ the product does not contain pork and alcohol’, because in some country such as Malaysia and Brunei it has engaged the requirement of Halal certification for...

/ 25/02/2019

Halvec Laboratories

Halvec Laboratories in Malaysia, is one of the few ISO accredited providers for Halal testing solutions in the world especially DNA and ELISA analysis protocol with the innovative rapid test kit. With a global collection centre in USA, United Kingdom...

/ 10/02/2019

The Rise of Halal Carriers

According to International Air Transport Association (IATA), in 2017, it is estimated passengers are spending about USD 532 Bil across the globe with significant passenger growth of 1.8% in the variance of 7.5% in 2017 compared to 5.7% in 2014....

/ 01/12/2017

High Risk Ingredients

The following High-Risk Additives and Enzymes ingredient that may require Halal Certification or Vegetarian Approved Stamp.  High-Risk Additives: E101 1) Riboflavin 2) Riboflavin-5′- Phosphate” E418 Gellan Gum E422 Glycerol / Glycerine / Glycerin E432 Polysorbate 20 E433 Polysorbate 80 E434 Polysorbate 40...

/ 01/08/2017

The 6 Driving Forces of Halal Industry 2.0

Let’s look at the 6 driving forces of the Halal Industry that have significantly shaped the world today. 1. Sizeable and growing Muslim population The Halal industry has witnessed an increased demand. Firstly, the Muslim Population has spread from the...

/ 03/12/2016

Why Halal Slaughtering is humane?

Lately, there is no mystery on the mistreatment of animals done by anyone including a Muslim. It is a behaviour that violates the normative rules, understandings, expectations of the religion itself. Islam and Halal is a system, a global faith...

/ 01/12/2016

Top Halal Research and Innovation Initiatives

The list is a personal compilation and does not sort according to any awards or ratings. No 1 Halal Products Research Institute (HPRI), Universiti Putra Malaysia The establishment of the Halal Products Research Institute serves as a one-stop centre or...

/ 06/06/2016

List of Permissible and Not Halal of Land and Aquatic Animal

(i) Halal – Permissible To Consume (ii) Not Halal – Impermissible to consume This list is based on the School of Shafi’i opinion or equivalent. (i) Halal – Permissible To Consume Addax Albatross Alpaca Anglerfish Antelope Argali Barracuda Birds without...

/ 18/02/2016

Between Synthetic Alcohol and Fermented Alcohol, which one is allowed for Halal industry?

Khamr is intoxicating liquor prepared for anything which befogs the mind. All alcoholic drinks, beer, wine, gin, whisky, rum, vodka, tequila, moonshine, etc., are Khamr. The word khamr occurs six times in the Quran, once in subjective case (5:90), twice...

/ 29/01/2016

Are all Juices naturally Halal?

Enzyme treatment* An enzyme step that is not deployed in the end product desired is a cloudy or “natural” looking apple juice. Otherwise, after juice extraction, the raw apple juice must be treated with enzymes to remove suspended solid materials....

/ 22/01/2016