Study: Laundry Detergent Pods Pose Risk To Children

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A study has found that more than 17,000 children under the age of 6 ingested or squirted their eyes with laundry detergent while playing with laundry detergent pods, colorful packets of washing liquid that resemble candy. What do you think?

“That’s it then. I could never have kids if it meant giving up my favored brand of detergent.”

Jessica Meyer • Smartphone Case Designer

“It’s better that kids learn the difference between candy and detergent when they’re young.”

Rob Macias • Systems Analyst


“Who squirts candy into their eyes?”

Adam Quillen • Buffet Attendant