The Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA®), is a global leader in halal certification and halal services. IFANCA is recognized as a halal certification body by all major regulatory bodies, including MUI, JAKIM, MUIS, Muslim World League, and S-FDA, as well as USDA. IFANCA is accredited as a halal certification body by GAC, EIAC, and ANSI, and is registered with ESMA. IFANCA has been promoting halal since 1982.

As an independent third-party halal certification body, IFANCA's registered Crescent-M halal service mark helps consumers select authentic halal products, assuring them that what they buy is halal without a doubt.

Global acceptance of IFANCA halal certification assures industry their products will meet the halal requirements, wherever they wish to market them. We certify in all industry sectors, including animal slaughter; fresh meat, poultry, and seafood; ingredients; processed and packaged foods; MREs (ready to eat meals for military, schools, hospitals, and outdoor sportsmen); foodservice products; nutritional supplements; pharmaceuticals; personal care products; cosmetics; packaging materials; lubricants and sanitizing products; as well as warehousing and logistics. IFANCA can provide for all industry halal certification needs, allowing you to market the IFANCA halal certified products with confidence throughout the globe. IFANCA halal certification helps established industry players and startups enter new markets, increase market share, utilize spare production capacity, and increase employment.

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Understanding Halal

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How does IFANCA Certify Products Halal?

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History of Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA)

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The Benefit of IFANCA Halal Certification

  • Strict confidentiality

  • Efficient, cost-effective halal certification process

  • Timely communication

  • Global acceptance

  • Halal certification process complies with HACCP, GMPs, ISO, and other quality and safety standards

  • Halal training for industry

  • Permission to display the Crescent-M halal certification logo on product labels

  • Listing of halal certified retail products on IFANCA website

  • Referrals of seekers of halal certified products and ingredients

  • Reduced fees for IFANCA International Halal Food Conferences, held annually since 1999

  • Opportunity to increase market share, enter new markets, utilize spare plant capacity, increase employment


Contact Number

+ 001.847.993.0034

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