Category: Research

Integrating Fiqh and Science in Determination of Halal Status

Industry Columnist Dr. Mohammad Aizat Jamaludin     Integrating Fiqh and Science in Determination of Halal Status Ensuring the Halal status of products is essential for Muslim consumers and traditionally relies on Fiqh, or Islamic jurisprudence. However, with the rapid...

/ 17 June 2024

Food Contact Packaging – Halal or Environmental Problems?

Declining of petrochemical-based plastics According to many industry reports, in 2019, around 85 percent of the plastic produced worldwide was petroleum-derived (Statica). However, by 2030, it is expected that petrochemical-based plastics will account for only 54.7 percent of global plastics...

What Alcohol Does To Your Body

In this video, Justin from the Institute of Human Anatomy discusses the various structures ethanol interacts with as it journeys through the human body after consumption.  To name a few, one the most critical parts of why it is...

Animal Diseases-Threat to humanity?

Animal-based products or ingredients require extra control due to animal diseases, which are critical elements for Halal. Halal also means safe for human consumption or preservation of life. Halal management system control also includes the traceability of the origin of...

Why is Halal Slaughtering humane?

There has been no mystery about the mistreatment of animals by anyone, including Muslims. It is a behavior that violates the normative rules, understandings, and expectations of the religion itself. Islam and Halal are a system, a global faith and...

/ 1 December 2016