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Product Recall Trends provides a quarterly overview of the top recalled product categories and products, and the main associated risks, in the EU and the USA.

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Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household: Q2 2020

Recalls of cosmetics, personal care and household products decreased in both the EU and the USA compared with Q1. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
August 05 2020

Product Recall Trends in Electrical & Electronics: Q2 2020

The number of electrical and electronic products notified as unsafe increased by 67% on the previous quarter in the USA, and by 13% in the EU. Read More

  1. Electrical and Electronics
August 05 2020

Product Recall Trends in Hardlines: Q2 2020

In Q2 2020, hardline product recalls decreased in both the USA and the EU, in comparison with Q1. Read More

  1. Hardgoods
August 05 2020

Product Recall Trends in Softlines: Q2 2020

In Q2 2020, in the EU, 61 personal protective equipment (PPE) products were notified as unsafe. Of these, 57 were masks. Three softlines products in total were notified as unsafe in the USA. Read More

  1. Softlines
August 05 2020

Product Recall Trends in Electrical & Electronics: Q1 2020

E&E product recalls in the EU increase by 11% on the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Electrical and Electronics
May 12 2020

Product Recall Trends in Hardlines: Q1 2020

Hardline product recalls dropped in both the USA and EU in Q1 2020, compared to the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Hardgoods
May 12 2020

Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics, Personal Care & Household: Q1 2020

Unsafe product notifications increase in the EU but hold steady in the USA. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
May 12 2020

Product Recall Trends in Softlines: Q1 2020

Softlines product recalls in the EU dropped, while they held steady in the USA increase, compared to the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Softlines
May 12 2020

Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics, Personal Care & Household: Q4 2019

The number of cosmetics, personal care and household products notified as unsafe in the EU increased by 30% on Q3. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
February 12 2020

Product Recall Trends in Electrical & Electronics: Q4 2019

Dangerous electrical and electronic products in the EU increased by 15% on the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Electrical and Electronics
February 12 2020