Laundry Detergent Pods Harmful To Kids, Poison Control Warns
The AAPCC says nearly 9,000 cases were reported to poison control centers this year and the pods can cause serious health issues.By Matt Moreno | November 10, 2014
They might make for a quick and easy way to do laundry, but a new study says 'laundry pods' can also pose a health risk to kids.
VIA ABC: "Laundry detergent pods — accidental poisonings sent more than 700 children to the hospital during the first two years they were on the market. One baby died."
VIA CBS: "The squishy packets can be mistaken for candy or food, and experts say they should be stored away from children."