Everyone keeps asking, is the "Tide Pod Challenge" really a thing?
For years, there have been warnings to keep them away from young children and the elderly, who might mistakenly eat them... and people have died from it... but who would eat one on purpose?
Now we're going to tell you exactly what happens when you bite into one, so that maybe you can convince your teen not to.
Because it can cause seizures... respiratory issues... and it can kill.
Proctor & Gamble Chief Executive David Taylor says the company is working with social media organizations to remove videos of people biting into detergent pods.
Thank you @YouTube for taking down "Laundry Packet Challenge" videos! Continue to circulate the dangers of this challenge to everyone you know. Call 1-800-222-1222 in case of exposure or text POISON to 797979 to save the number in their phone. #laundry https://t.co/P8tBhFVVmi— AAPCC (@AAPCC) January 18, 2018
And they're trying to reach teens where they live... on social media... with the message "Don't"
Touchdown for the Gronk! Remember @RobGronkowski you should immediately call poison control at 1-800-222-1222 or text POISON to 797979 to save the number in your phone.— AAPCC (@AAPCC) January 13, 2018
Eat some wings on game day instead of #laundry packets. https://t.co/MVRuTZ0lJ8