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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 Connectivity: Q4 2020

Unsafe product notifications for connectivity in the EU and USA increased compared to the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Electrical and Electronics
February 24 2021

Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics and Hygiene: Q4 2020

Unsafe product notifications increased in the EU but decreased in the USA. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
February 24 2021

Product Recall Trends in Hardlines: Q4 2020

Hardline unsafe product notifications increased in both the USA and EU in Q4 2020, compared to the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Hardgoods
February 24 2021

Product Recall Trends in Softlines: Q4 2020

In Q4 2020, product recalls for softlines dropped in the EU, while they increased in the USA, compared to the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Softlines
February 24 2021

Product Recall Trends in Softlines: Q3 2020

Softline product recalls in the EU decreased by 23% in Q3 vs. Q2. There were no softline product recalls in the US in Q3. Read More

  1. Consumer Goods and Retail
November 11 2020

Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household: Q3 2020

Recalls of cosmetics, personal care and household products decreased by 20% in the US and by 35% in the EU in Q3, in comparison with Q2. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
November 11 2020

Product Recall Trends in Hardlines: Q3 2020

Hardline product recalls decreased by 22% in the EU and increased by 11% in the US, in comparison with the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Hardgoods
November 11 2020

Product Recall Trends in Electrical & Electronics: Q3 2020

Electrical and electronic product recalls decreased by 40% in the US and increased by 7% in the EU in Q3, compared with the previous quarter. Read More

  1. Electrical and Electronics
November 11 2020

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