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Use of Rubbing Alcohol for Cleaning

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Assalaamu'alaykum ww Is the use of rubbing alcohol for cleaning purposes permissible, ie to disinfect surfaces around the home, to remove stains and general cleaning around the home? JazakAllahu khairan

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

الجواب حامداومصليا

Cleaning products which have alcohol that is chemically made are not impure. Hence, it is permissible to use.

(فتح الملهم ٥/٣٤٢)

And Allah knows best .

26 Rabiul Thani 1443/ 02 December 2021

Answer last updated on:
4th December 2021
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Ulamaa ID 04
Location: London