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Halal Haram List in PDF Format

 

CONSULTATION OF COMPANIES

Here are the results of consultations done with various food companies. No particular questions were asked about products that may contain alcohol.

Please note that some of the multivitamins of Kirkland brand sell at Costco are Haram. They include Gelatin, Beef and Pork. Please check ingredients before buying.

  1. L.D. Schrieber Cheese Company
    No shortening, lard, gelatin or lecithin used. Cow products are used HALAL
  2. Burger King Corporation
    Shortening used in from swine = HARAM
    Lard is used in buns and apple pie = HARAM
    Lecithin is used in buns = HARAM Because you are not sure.

    Shakes = HALAL
  3. General Foods
    Lard is used on Swan Down Cake mixes. Gelatin (from collagen-bearing tissues of any animal) is used in many products including Jell-O Brad Gelatin Desert = HARAM
  4. Knox Gelatin Inc.
    Knox Gelatin is prepared from the protein collagen, which is extracted from either beef (bones and skin) or PORK (SKINS) = HARAM
  5. American Lecithin Company
    Our lecithin is derived from soybeans and is sold under the trade name Alcoles = HALAL
  6. Nestle
    A list was sent to MSA confirming that their products do not contain any animal by-product. Lecithin used in their products is derived from Soybeans = HALAL
  7. General Mills Inc.
    Shortening similar to lard is used, also Soya lecithin is used = HARAM (Because it does not say Soya or lard and you don't know so it is better to avoid)
  8. Quaker Oats
    Soybean lecithin is used. Shortening used is from swine. Some of the products are MASA Trigo, Flako pie crust and cup cake mix.
  9. Wrigley Chewing Gum
    At present Extra® Polar IceTM, Altoids® mints, Juicy Fruit Twisted Green, Lifesavers Gummies, Excel Cool Blast mints and Lifesavers Cremesavers. Extra® Polar Ice gum contains tiny flavour beads encased in a microscopic layer of gelatin, which is animal based. Please click here to read more about Wrigley.
  10. Colgate Palmolive Company
    Click here to view a letter from Colgate Palmolive company regarding their products. (In PDF format)

Avon Products
Good day, We apologize for the delay in responding to your email. Some animal-derived ingredients can be used in certain products: Please note that ingredient lists are now available directly on the www.avon.ca site. From the "Shop Online" section of the 'Shop' link, simply click on the chosen product to enlarge it, then click on "Ingredients" just below the pictorial. Have a great day! (Name has been removed upon request)-Internet Specialist

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Read carefully before buy items.

Derived from pork or other animal

Bacon

Ham

Sausage

Lard

Fat

Gelatin

Shortening (animal).

May be derived from animal or vegetable

Lecithin

Emulsifier

Dough conditioners

Mono and diglycerides

Enzymes or rennet in cheese

You can use: HALAL

Soya-lecithin

Soybean lecithin

Vegetable lecithin

Vegetable shortening

Vegetable mono and diglyceriders

Vegetable enzymes or rennetless cheese

Fish

Avoid may contain alcohol

Artificial and imitation extracts and flavorings

When you see these letters

"U" or "K" they may mean that the product does not contain anything from an animal.

 

 

BREAD AND PASTRY

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Drake Bakeries (Div. Of Borden foods Inc.)

Honey bun

Lard

HARAM

Entenmanns

All Products

Vegetable Shortening

HALAL

Giants Goods

Bread

Vegetable Shortening

HALAL

Huber Baking Co. (Bakers Of sunshine Bread)

Roman Meal Bread

Soybean Salad oil

HALAL

Keebler

All products

Vegetable Shortening
Oleo and Lard

HARAM

Nabisco

All Products

Lard

HARAM

Pepperidge farm

Rolls, Bread, Butter or Cakes*

Vegetable shortening

HALAL

* NOTE:
Layer cakes even though this cake is made with good shortening the GELATIN USED is made from PIGSKIN

HARAM

Pillsbury Co.

1896/69 Brand Butter, Milk Biscuit

Vegetable shortening

HALAL

Stroehmann Brothers Co

Hillbilly Bread
White Bread

Lard

HARAM

Sunshine Biscuit Co.

All products

Vegetable shortening

HALAL

CHEWING GUM

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Dynamint Co.

Dynamints

Candelilla Wax

HALAL

Wrigley's Co.

Chewing gum

Not all brands are Halal

Please visit here

Warner Lambert Co.

Chewing Gum
Chicklets Dentyne Trident
Freshen Up

Vegetable base

HALAL

Beach Nut

Chewing Gum

Glyceryl Monostearate or Ester of Gum from any animal fat

HARAM

CHEESE

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Purity Company

Muenster Cheese
Caraway Muenster Cheese
Monterey jack
Muenster Cheese(with hot pepper)
Farmers Cheese
Burie (Imported) Cheese
Camembert Cheese
Romano Cheese
Parmesan Cheese

Vegetable

HALAL

Clearfield

Natural Cheese Kosher Brand.

Calf Rennet

HARAM

Kraft

Philadelpia Cream Cheese
Whipped Cream Cheese
Neufchatel

Lactic acid

HALAL

McCadm Co.

New York State

Calf & swine Rennet

HARAM

Framageries Bal. Inc.

Cheese

Calf Rennet

HARAM

World Cheese Col.

Migdal American
Haolam

Vegetable

HALAL

Schanling Col.

Schnall American
(Individually wrapped)
Schnall Muenster sliced
Schnall Mozzarella

Vegetable

HALAL

Clay Butter Co.

Millers Cheese

Vegetable

HALAL

NOTE: Calf (plural = calves): a young cow or bull.

COSMETICS

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Avon

Not all products are Halal. Please check ingredients

Mixed

Wella Corp.

Balsam products

Petrochemicals

HALAL

Johnson Product Inc.

Ultra Sheen

Lanolin

HALAL

Lustrasilk Corp.

Scalp Cream

Lanolin

HALAL

Westwood Pharmaceutical

Keri Lotion

Synthetic chemical

HALAL

Chesbrough Ponds Inc.

Vaseline Intensive Lotion

Lard

HARAM

DISINFECTANT

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Lehn & Fink Products
Lyson Brand

All products

Synthetic chemicals

HALAL

FROZEN PIZZA PIES

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Jan's

Mozzarella Cheese

Vegetable

HALAL

Buitoni

Mozzarella Cheese

Vegetable

HALAL

Little Chef

Mozzarella Cheese

Vegetable

HALAL

Ellio's

Cheddar Cheese

Swine pepsin

HARAM

Quaker Celeste

Mozzarella Cheese

Swine pepsin

HARAM

ICE CREAM

Manufacturer

Product

Use

Baskin Robbins

Ice Cream, Sherbets, Water ice

NOTE: Ice cream and those flavors containing might marshmallow

HALAL

HARAM

Pensupreme

Ice Cream

HARAM

Pensupreme schraff

Ice cream (available at safeway)

HALAL

Meadow Gold

Ice cream

HALAL

Meadow Gold Louis sherry

Ice cream (all natural)

HALAL

Abbotts

Ice Cream, Sherbets, Water ice

HALAL

Pantry Pride

Ice cream

HALAL

Breyers

Ice cream

HALAL

MEDICATION

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

 

Seldane Caps.

Pepsin

HARAM

 

Seldane Syrup

 

HALAL

Kirkland Multivitamin Galetin Haram

MISCELLANEOUS FOOD ITEMS

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Kellog Co.

Frosted Pop Tarts

Type-B Gelatin
(Vegetable/Beef)

Investigate

Unfrosted Pop Tarts

No Gelatin

HALAL

Frank Foods

QT Frosting mix

Vegetable fat (Shortening)

HALAL

General Mills Inc.

Ready-to-Spread
Frosting

 Vegetable fat/or Lard

HARAM

Proctor & Gamble

Duncan Hines
Cake Mix &
Pringles

 Vegetable fat

HALAL

Great Atlantic & Pacific Co.

 A&P Creamer

 Coconut & Palm Oil

HALAL

Topco Assoc. Inc. 

Food Club Non Dairy Creamer

 Vegetable fat

HALAL

Dietary Creamer

Vegetable Fat

HALAL

Penn Maid Food Inc.

Natural Yogurt

No Gelatin

HALAL

Swiss Yogurt

Gelatin from Calf skin

HARAM

Jolly Rancher

Candies

Palm & Coconut Oil

HALAL

M & M Co.

Starburst fruit Chews

Gelatin from Lard

HARAM

American Home Foods

Crunch 'N' Munch

Vegetable Fat

HALAL

PIZZA RESTAURANTS

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Pizza Hut

Mozzarella Cheese

Vegetable

HALAL

NOTE: Making of pizza is not according to SHARIAH.
Example: They are using same pot or tray and knife that they use in pork.

POT CLEANERS

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

GM Co.

Rescue 11Soap pads

 

HALAL

Purex Corporation Brillo

 

Supreme Steel Wool balls

 

HALAL

Soap pads
Kosher Soap (Packaged 2 each Pink& Green Bars per carton)
Double Pads

Lard
Beef Tallow

HARAM

Miles laboratory

S.O.S Soap Pads
Tuffy Plastic Mesh
Moth/Balls

Lard

HARAM

SOAP

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Proctor & Gamble Co.

 

Kirk's Coso Hardwater Castile
Lava

Coconut oil
Vegetable fat

HALAL

Ivory
Camay
Safe Guard
Coast
Zest

Beef & Pork Tallow

HARAM

Lever Brothers Co.

Lux
Lifebuoy
Phase II
Dove
Caress

Beef Tallow*

HARAM

Colgate Palmolive Co.

Palmolive
Cashmere

Beef & Pork Tallow*

HARAM

Andrew Jergen Co.

Jergens
Woodbury

Beef Tallow*

HARAM

Armour Dial inc.

Dial
Tone
Irish spring

Beef Tallow*

Pork Tallow*

HARAM

Amway Corporation 

All Bar Soaps

Pork Tallow*

HARAM

Nivia Creams

Sheep's Skin/Fat*

 HARAM

Note: The Sheep/Beef that is obtained for the products is not slaughtered Islamically, hence, it is still doubtful.

TOOTHPASTE

Manufacturer / Vendor

Brand

Coagulant / Ingredients

Use

Lever Brothers Co.

Pepsodents
Close up
Aim

Vegetable Fat

HALAL

Vicks Chemical Co.

Fix -A- Dent

Vegetable Fat

HALAL

Procter and Gamble

Gleen

Lard

HARAM

 

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Halal Haram Ingredients

Please investigate and if you find any mistake in this list please inform us.

 

Investigate Halal Haram
Animal shortening Acetic Acid Human body part ( ex. hair)
Renin Rennet Ammonium chloride Alcohol
Whey Ammonium Sulphate Animal Fat
  Ascorbic Acid Bacon (Pork)
  Aspartame Collegen (pork)
  Benzoate/Benzoic Acid Diglyceride (Animal)
  BHA Dough Conditioners
  BHT Emulsifier
  Calcium Carbonate Enzyme (Animal)
  Calcium Sulphate Ergocalciferol
  Carrageenan Fat (Pork or Animal)
  Cocoa Butter Fatty Acid (Animal)
  Corn Meal/Corn Starch Gelatin
  Corn Syrup Glyceride (Animal)
  Dextrin/Dextrose Glycerol/Glycerine (Animal)
  Dicalcium phosphate Ham
  Diglyceride (Plant) Harmones (Animal)
  EDTA Hydrolyzed Animal protein
  Enzyme (Plant) Lard
  Ergosterol  
  Fatty Acid (Plant) Monoglycerides (Animal)
  Ferrous Sulphate Pepsin (Animal)
  Fructose Phospholipid (Animal)
  Fungal Protease Enzyme Pork & All by Products
  Glucose Sausage
  Glyceride (Plant) Shortening (Animal)
  Glycerol /Glycerine (Plant)  
  Gum Acacia  
  Harmones (Plant)  
  Hydrogenated Oil  
  Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein  
  Leavenings  
  Lecithin (commercial)  
  Malt  
  Hydrogenated oil  
  Maltodextrin  
  Molasses  
  Monocalcium Phosphate  
  Mono Saccharides  
  Monoglycerides (Plant)  
  MSG (Monosodium Glutamate)  
  Nitrates/Nitrites  
  Nonfat Dry Milk  
  Oxalic Acid  
  PABA  
  Partially Hydrogenated oil  
  Pectic Materials  
  Pectin  
  Phospholipid (Plant)  
  Phosphoric Acid  
  Potassium Benzoate  
  Potassium Citrate  
  Propionate  
  Propionic Acid  
  Saccharine  
  Salt  
  Shortening (Plant)  
  Soy protein  
  Soybean Oil  
  Sucrose  
  Tapioca  
  Tricalcium Phosphate  
  Vinegar  
  Yeast  
     
 

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