Archive for the ‘Laundry Detergent “Pods” Pose Danger’ Category
This issue has been in the news lately. Sharing a recent article about the dangers associated with laundry “pods”.
Rise in Kids Eating Laundry Detergent “Pods”
That Look Like Candy
by Lisa Collier Cool / Yahoo Health
Sweet-smelling and colorful, but toxic, single-use laundry detergent packs or “pods” are causing a rising rate of poisoning in kids who confuse them for candy. In the past 72 hours alone, nine childhood poisonings of toddlers (typical age 23 months) have been reported to the California Poison Control System (CPCS).