Breathing in dust whilst fasting

Reference: Fataawa Ramadhaan – Volume 2, Page 534, Fatwa No.523
Fataawa as-Siyaam – Page 49

Question: Does [breathing in] dust also break the fast?

Response: [Breathing in] dust does not break the fast, even though the fasting person is required to safeguard himself [as much as he is able] from it.

He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004. He currently resides in Birmingham, UK.