Haraam E-Numbers List

Posted: January 7, 2009 by noorslist in Alcohol, Consumerism, Food, Health, Islam, Muslims, Quran Tags: halal, halal food, halal foods, halal meat, haraam, haraam e numbers, haram, haram numbers, Islam, kosher, Muslim, Muslims

0 Haram E-Numbers List The following is a list of products containing animal by-products, such as animal fat, gelatine and fatty acids (fats). It is by no means certain that they are Haraam. Only Allah (SWT) knows, and may we be guided by Him. It is better to avoid products these e-numbers, as there is doubt about them. E No. Description Notes COLOURS
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E120 Cochineal (red colour) from scale insects E140 Chlorophyll fatty acids & others E141 Copper phaeophytins from chlorophyll

PRESERVATIVE E252 Potassium Nitrate waste animal & vegetable material EMULSIFIERS

pepsin. which have not been allocated EEC numbers and may be derived from non-halal sources. . trypsin. There are two ways of finding out : either the wrapper says ³suitable for vegetarians´ or you have to ask the manufacturer. lipase. rennin (or rennet) Please note that the E471 is also known as mono & di-glyceride of fatty acids (some manufacturers do not put the E-number but put the wording instead). This can be of vegetable or animal origin. are : y y y y y y Edible / Animal fat or oil Gelatin / gelatine Enzymes of catalase.y y y y y y y y y y y y y y y y y y y y y E422 Glycerol (Glycerine) from soaps & fatty acids 430 Polyoxyethelene stearate fatty acid molecules 431 Polyoxyethelene stearate fatty acids 433 Polysorbate 80 oleic esters of sorbitol E470 Sodium salts of soap fatty acids E471 Glyceryl Monostearate from glycerin & fatty acid E472a Acetic esters of fatty acids esters of glycerol & acetic acid E472b Lactic esters of fatty acids esters of glycerol & lactic acid E472c Citric esters of fatty acids esters of glycerol & citric acid E472d Tartaric esters of fatty acids esters of glycerol & tartaric acid E472e Acetyltartaric esters of fatty acids esters of glycerol & tartaric acid E473 Sucrose esters esters of glycerol & sucrose E474 Sucroglycerides from lard E475 Polyglycerol esters of fatty acids 476 Polyglycerol polyricinoleate castor oil & glycerol esters E477 Propylene glycol esters propylene glycol 478 Lactylated glycerol esters glycerol esters & lactic acid 491 Sorbitan monostearate stearic acid and sorbitol 492 Sorbitan Tristearate stearic acid E494 Sorbitan mono-oleate from oleic acid 542 Edible bone phosphate steam-extract from animal bones ANTI-CAKING AGENTS y y 570 Stearic acid fatty acid in animal fats & veg oils 572 Magnesium stearate stearic acid FLAVOURINGS y y y 631 Sodium 5_inosinate meat extract & dried sardines 635 Sodium 5_ribonucleotide meat extract & dried sardines 904 Shellac resin by lac insect Additives or ingredients.