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Chemical Safety

Each year thousands of children are exposed to chemicals on the farm. The only way to prevent it is to lock up all forms of chemicals. 225 more words

Farm Safety

The Dangers of Laundry Detergent Pods

In order to raise awareness of laundry detergent pod injuries and poisonings, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued an alert to the public in 2012 about the risks of laundry detergent pod injuries, and the risks of poisonings the pods pose to children who are exposed to the chemicals inside the product. 582 more words

Sen. Schumer Proposes Regulations For Liquid E-Cigarette Containers

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York Sen. Charles Schumer unveiled a proposal Sunday to require child-proof safety caps and warning labels on e-cigarette liquid containers. 356 more words


Chemicals mixed into pools can cause burns, experts say

SALT LAKE CITY — Chemicals are mixed into pools to kill bacteria. But the wrong amount of treatment to the water can burn a swimmer’s skin. 129 more words


Hi, I Have 2 Boys, What Do I Do?

I’m writing this out of a desperate need for affirmation. I need to know that I’m not the only mom who has Poison Control on speed dial and who almost has the number memorized (800, then a bunch of 2s…). 358 more words