Procter & Gamble's (PG) plan to offer consumers small lightweight packets of detergent in...

|About: The Procter & Gamble Company (PG)|By:, SA News Editor

Procter & Gamble's (PG) plan to offer consumers small lightweight packets of detergent in place of powder or liquid versions hits a snag after doctors around the country report a growing number of poisoning cases related to the products. The issue appears to be that the brightly-colored packets of detergent are being mistaken by children for candy and ingested.