INOLEX, Incorporated (Philadelphia, PA) has received certification that the company's food-grade synthetic base oils meet the requirements of Halal Certification as established by the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA). IFANCA Halal Certification provides an independent, third-party quality step, assuring food processors that a company's products meet stringent hygiene and sanitation standards in their manufacture.
"With Halal Certification, INOLEX further enhances our portfolio of quality certifications," said Tyler Housel, Vice President, of the Lexolube Division at INOLEX. "By adding to our NSF and Kosher certifications, we are able to meet the needs of our global customer base."
INOLEX food grade products meet all of the requirements of the USDA and FDA H-1 regulations, 21 CFR 178.3570, and conform to the requirements of NSF. They are also approved by the Orthodox Union for Kosher use.
INOLEX is an ISO 9000 certified company based in Philadelphia. INOLEX exports premium ester base oils to more than 30 countries worldwide.
Inolex is a family-owned specialty chemical company that develops ingredients used by leading companies in consumer and industrial markets. The consumer focus is on ingredients for personal care cosmetics, while the industrial focus is on ingredients for high value lubricant applications. Inolex's innovations are designed around the public's increasing demand for materials that are safe, healthy, renewable and sustainable. For personal care, Inolex has introduced novel ingredients for the natural products segment, for alternative preservation, and for high performance sun-care. For the lubricants market, Inolex offers unique food-grade technologies used in bakeries and other high temperature operations. Inolex meets the needs of its global clientele from its headquarters in Philadelphia and its operations on three continents.