Halal Traceability

Halal Traceability

“Traceability” is derived from its verb-form, ‘trace’, which is defined as ascertaining the successive stages in the development or progress of something, etc.; or to follow, locate, or discover the course or trail of (a cause, for example) by searching or researching the evidence. “Traceability” is therefore a pedantic, systematic approach or mechanism, tracking and…

Contamination and Haram Products

Contamination and Haram Products

Leave (off) that which makes you doubt for that which does not make you doubt (An-Nasa-i) Generally, one cannot separate “contamination” from “haram products” because the two concepts are synonymous and interrelated. In order to apply oneself appropriately to these two concepts, one requires an in-depth understanding what is expected of one to do or not…

The Holy Qur'an

Basic Principles of Halal and Haram

The Prophet Muḥammad (s.a.w.s.) said: Whatever Almighty Allah declared as lawful and permissible (halal), it is halal. And whatever He declared as forbidden and impermissible (haram), it is haram. Whatever He is silent on is allowed as a favour (Tirmidhi: hadith no. 1728). What Almighty Allah has made lawful and permissible (halal) in His Book, it is halal; and what He…