The European Union published new figures concerning dangerous goods on the market. Nearly 2500 products were either stopped before they entered the EU or removed from markets because they were dangerous for EU consumers.
In 2014, the Rapid Alert System for non food goods has issued 2435 notifications to the members States about dangerous products. More than half of it concerned toyes and textiles.
Read more here .
Read also the European Commission's fact sheet on the Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products here