By: Tyler Weslow and Hayden Reinhold 7th Hour
A little about poison
Here are some interesting facts about poison.
-83.8 % of poison exposures are unintentional.
-Most poisonings involve everyday household items such as medicines, cleaning supplies, cosmetics and personal care items.
-2 million poisonings are reported each year to the 57 poison control centers around the country.
-National poison prevention week was created September 16th, 1961
Poison Caution Symbol
This is the symbol used to mark something that is potentially poisonous to a human.
Poisons and other chemicals
There are many types of poisons, look for the caution sign!
Many cleaners in the average household include poisonous chemicals.