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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 Electrical & Electronics: Q3 2017

Recalls of electrical and electronic products remained steady in the EU, and reduced in the USA, in Q3, 2017. Read More

  1. Consumer Goods and Retail
November 07 2017

Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics, Personal Care & Household: Q2 2017

Chemical risks remain the biggest root cause of cosmetic, personal care and household product recalls in Q2 2017 in the EU. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
July 25 2017

Product Recall Trends in Softlines: Q2 2017

Chemical and flammability risks are the main issues for recalled clothing products in the EU and USA respectively. Read More

  1. Softlines
July 25 2017

Product Recall Trends in Electrical & Electronics: Q2 2017

Risk of electric shock remains the most common reason for electrical and electronic product recalls. Read More

  1. Electrical and Electronics
July 25 2017

Product Recall Trends in Hardlines: Q2 2017

Risks of choking on toys, falls from sports equipment and furniture tip-over top the reasons for recalls of hardlines product categories in the EU and USA. Read More

  1. Hardgoods
July 25 2017

Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics, Personal Care & Household: Q1 2017

Cosmetics, personal care and household product recalls fell to zero in the USA in Q1 2017, and dropped 11% in the EU. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
April 26 2017

Product Recall Trends in Electrical & Electronics: Q1 2017

Recalls reduced in the EU and USA, but risk of electric shock is still the most common cause for products to be recalled. Read More

  1. Electrical and Electronics
April 26 2017

Product Recall Trends in Hardlines: Q1 2017

Hardlines recalls in the EU fell by 21% compared to Q4 2016; in the USA they increased by 2%. Read More

  1. Hardgoods
April 26 2017

Product Recall Trends in Softlines: Q1 2017

Softlines product recalls in the USA jumped 100% in Q1 2017. Read More

  1. Softlines
April 26 2017

Product Recall Trends in Cosmetics, Personal Care & Household: Q4 2016

In Q4 2016, cosmetics remained the items most likely to be recalled in the EU. Read More

  1. Cosmetics, Personal Care and Household
February 09 2017