Checking Product for Bugs on Jewish Festivals

You may check produce for bugs on Jewish festivals.  You may remove the bug but not by hand.

ExampleYou may rinse a bug off produce.
Note You may not kill bugs on Jewish festivals (or Shabbat). To do something that is certain to kill the bug is forbidden; if might not kill the bug, it is OK.
Go to Top of Page
Didn't find what you were looking for?
Email Halacha
I just read this halacha, Checking Product for Bugs on Jewish Festivals, at www.practicalhalacha.com. I think you will find it very interesting.