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Between practice and Shariah: Pre-slaughter stunning in the halal industry

| 14 March, 2017 | General
Haroon Latif, DinarStandard
Between practice and Shariah: Pre-slaughter stunning in the halal industry

Stunning is considered a humane pre-animal slaughter method in many Western countries and is also more cost-effective than hand slaughter but the practice is at odds with Shariah requirements. How can meat suppliers who want to address the halal opportunity reconcile the tension between practice and religion?