Laundry Detergent Packets


Laundry detergent packets are more poisonous than traditional liquid or powder detergent. Keep it stored up, away, and out of sight of children – in a locked cabinet is best.

Targeted outreach week: April 25-30, 2016
Note: Materials may now be used anytime.
Toolkit reviewed: 2016

Suggested hashtag: #laundrypackets

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Loads of Temptation – CPSC*




*List of Abbreviations
AAP: American Academy of Pediatrics
AAPCC: American Association of Poison Control Centers
CDC: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CIRP: Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
CPSC: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
SKW: Safe Kids Worldwide


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