RAPEX is the European Commission Rapid Alert System that is used to exchange information on dangerous non-food products.
All cosmetic products should be compliant with Regulation EC 1223/2009 prior to release onto the market; however RAPEX provides a means of informing authorities and protecting consumers should unsafe products reach the market.
We have put together an overview showing the types of products facing RAPEX action, the reasons and the countries of Origin.
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