Since the introduction of wider availability of single dose laundry detergent, there have been a rash of accidents involving children. The packets are colorful and look like candy to some kids. Now the American Academy of Pediatrics has weighed in with their laundry room recommendations.
It's all great advice to follow as you teach your young children to help with laundry. Start them young and they'll think it's fun!
Image: Dixie Allan, About.com Clip Art The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) provides information about laundry room and detergent safety.