Product Recalls & Awareness Websites

Product Recalls & Awareness Websites

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 33.1 million people in the U.S. annually get injured by a household consumer product due to malfunctioning or defective manufacturing. Be aware of products you may have that have been determined unsafe.

 

Breast Cancer Fund. In response to the public health crisis of breast cancer, the Breast Cancer Fund identifies & advocates for elimination of environmental & other preventable causes of the disease. http://www.breastcancerfund.org.

Campaign for Safe Cosmetics. A coalition of more than 100 nonprofit organizations working to protect the health of consumers & workers by eliminating dangerous chemicals from cosmetics & personal care products. http://www.safecosmetics.org.

Consumer Affairs. Find the latest news regarding toxic toys & infant/child furniture, along with recall information. Look for the Toys & Children’s Products page. http://www.consumeraffairs.com.

Consumer Dangers. This website is dedicated to helping raise awareness of dangerous consumer products in hopes of decreasing the number of of product-related tragedies. http://www.consumerdangers.com/products.

ConsumerSafety.org. A comprehensive resource offering safety guides for infants, families & all ages. ConsumerSafety.org strives to make information about recalls & safety-related news about drugs, medical devices, food & consumer products accessible to everyone in a transparent, easily understandable way. http://www.consumersafety.org.

Environmental Working Group (EWG). EWG is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to protecting public health & the environment. Contains relevant products, food safety information & more.

http://www.enviroblog.org & http://www.ewg.org.

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Offers comprehensive product safety & recall information. Report an unsafe product. Includes sections dedicated to toys & children’s products. http://www.cpsc.gov.

Updated September 2017 RD
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Updated: Sep 10, 2017 @ 11:39 am