Cardinal Nutrition-Made MSM is First MSM Ingredient to Achieve Certification
VANCOUVER, Wash., July 8, 2003 - Cardinal Nutrition, the world’s largest licensed manufacturer and supplier of MSM, announced that its OptiMSM™ has been certified Halal by the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA).
The certification ensures that Cardinal Nutrition’s MSM ingredient is acceptable for consumption by persons following the dietary precepts of the Muslim religion worldwide.
“The endorsement of IFANCA represents a further acknowledgement that OptiMSM is precisely manufactured, premium MSM,” said Rod Benjamin, Cardinal Nutrition’s quality control director. “We are pleased to offer MSM that is acceptable to Muslims, and we hope Halal certification will mean that more people can benefit from this versatile nutrient.”
Cardinal Nutrition, headquartered in Vancouver, WA, is the most experienced manufacturer of MSM and operates the world’s only facility solely dedicated to production of licensed MSM. It is also the only MSM production facility that is NNFA-GMP-certified, and was the first to be kosher-certified. Cardinal’s branded ingredient, U.S.-made OptiMSM, is always distilled for purity and supplied to quality manufacturers in global markets. For information on Cardinal Nutrition or OptiMSM, call 1.888.733.5676 or visit www.cardinalnutrition.com or www.optimsm.com.
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