October 11, 2021

Webinar: Halal Awareness

Do you consider yourself knowledgeable on Halal regulation requirements and food safety principles? Halal is treated as a very critical concept in Islam and is an issue considered very sensitive for Muslims. The demand for Halal products has been on the rise and is expected to increase significantly. Estimated to be worth US$ 1.9 trillion in 2020, the Halal industry is one of the fastest-growing consumer segments worldwide.
April 24, 2018

For Rapid and Accurate Detection and Quantification of Porcine Albumin and Protein in Food

Halal product labeling is one of the strictest in terms of compliance to what is allowable and not in food production. Food adulteration is prohibited. When pork ingredients cross-contaminate in food products, food producers usually lack the proper detection tools to verify its presence. With Glenwood’s Xema® Test
April 23, 2018

Dhabihah: Halal Method of Slaughter

For a meat to be halal, animals must be alive and healthy, and has to be slaughtered by a Muslim in a ritual way known as “Dhabihah”. Animals should be slaughtered by slitting its throat quickly with a very sharp knife; and the trachea, esophagus, jugular veins, and carotid arteries should be cut swiftly to prevent the animal from suffering.
April 13, 2018

What you need to know about Halal.

Halal is often used in reference to food and drinks that are permissible for Muslims to eat or drink under Islamic law. Muslims are not allowed to consume blood, alcohol, pork and by-products, as well as improperly slaughtered animals.
April 12, 2018

Are your products Halal Certified?

With 1.6 billion consumers worldwide, the Halal market continues to be a growing industry. To access this market, Philippine businesses secure Halal certification for their products to comply with the religious requirements observed by Muslims.
April 10, 2018

The Philippine Halal Industry: What you need to know

The development of Halal industry is a collaboration of the private and government sector wherein the Department of Trade and Industry works on trade laws and export, the Department of Agriculture for feed safety and production of Halal raw materials, and the National Commission of Muslim Filipinos for culture and religious implications of Halal just to name a few.
October 29, 2014

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