Halal Certified Calcium Alginate

Halal Calcium Alginate E404

Calcium Alginate E404 is the calcium salt of Alginic acid manufactured through chemical synthesis, available as white to yellowish brown filamentous, grainy, powder. As a synthesized chemical, Calcium Alginate E404 is general recognized as halal. Calcium Alginate Stabilizer is a food additive that acts as both a stabilizer and a thickener. This product is very comparable to Sodium Alginate E404 and can be found in similar products, although Calcium Alginate tends to stay within the food industry. Calcium Alginate Stabilizer can be found in products like ice cream, salsa, pudding, jam, and some beverages.

What is Halal Calcium Alginate E404?

It is a popular halal food additives used in food and beverage. We have been supplying halal Calcium Alginate E404 for years.

The manufacturing process of Calcium Alginate E404 is according to Islamic law, and is free from pork products, alcohol and certain other ingredients.

Halal is an Arabic word meaning lawful or permitted. In reference to food, it is the dietary standard, as prescribed in the Koran.

By official definition, Halal foods are those that are:

1. Free from any component that Muslims are prohibited from consuming according to Islamic law.

2. Processed, made, produced, manufactured and/or stored using utensils, equipment and/or machinery that have been cleansed according to Islamic law.

All foods are considered Halal except the following:

-Alcoholic drinks and intoxicants

-Non-Halal animal fat

-Enzymes (microbial enzymes are permissible)

-Gelatine from non-Halal source (fish gelatine is Halal)

-L-cysteine (if from human hair)


-Lipase (only animal lipase need be avoided)

-Non-Halal animal shortening

-Pork products

-Unspecified meat broth

-Rennet (All forms should be avoided except for plant, microbial and synthetic rennet, as well as rennet obtained from Halal slaughtered animals)

-Stock (mixed species broth or meat stock)

-Tallow (non-Halal species)

-Carnivorous animals, birds of prey and certain other animals

-Foods contaminated with any of the above products.

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