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Does dry cleaning purify clothes?

Last updated: 22nd October 2005
Question ID: #957
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22nd October 2005

 

AssalamoAlikum w w

I have been advised that having your clothes (i.e. shirts, trousers, coats etc) dry cleaned is not properly cleaned due to the process they use. Should one try to avoid in purchasing garments that are labelled dry cleaned only?? Please can you advise accordingly.

Jazakullah




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Ulamaa ID 03
Answer last updated on:
6th May 2006
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Bismihi Ta'aalaa

Yes, Napaak (impure) clothes will become Paak (pure)
after dry cleaning.

(Fatawaa Mahmoodiyyah Page 28, Vo. 17)

Allah (SWT) Knows Best.