Using Newspaper as Wrapper to Edibles – Is it Safe?

In Karachi, or perhaps in almost all parts of Pakistan, it is a common practice in local eateries including the hawkers, dhaabas, road side restaurants and even some well known local restaurants, that they wrap the edibles in the newspaper or some sort of envelope made of newspaper. Since, this is a cheap alternative to the normal envelopes, thus this method is quite popular in almost all local eateries.

But the question regarding this practice is that “Is it safe and healthy to use the Newspaper as a wrapper for food items?” Continue reading “Using Newspaper as Wrapper to Edibles – Is it Safe?”