Giving old newspapers to the dry cleaner or bread seller

Question 20: I have many old discarded newspapers. Is it permissible to give them to the dry cleaner or bread seller to make use of?

Answer: It is not permissible to give old newspapers to the dry cleaner to wrap clothes in or to the bread seller to wrap bread in, because they usually include Islaamic articles that contain Aayahs (Qur’aanic verses) and Hadeeths, along with many of the Names of Allaah… read more here.

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