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Can you open a milk container on shabbos? also what about those Orange Juie containers that have the straw can you stick them in on shabbos?

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There are those that hold you may not. See this link for a lengthy discussion of the issues.


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he essential statement: Even though it is a partial answer: Rav Moshe rules that one may not open a milk or juice carton on Shabbos since this creates a spout (Shu’t Igros Moshe, Orach Chayim 4:78 – SimchasTorah Jan 24 '11 at 0:01
I was yold rabbi Yackov Kamentetzky disagreed can anyone confirm or deny? – SimchasTorah Jan 25 '11 at 3:20

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