FOR THE CONSUMER

Rapid Alert System is the EU system for all dangerous consumer products, with the exception of food, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. The report includes detailed information on the products concerned, the risks, the notifying Member State, and the measures adopted in response. The Rapid Alert System enables quick exchange of information between 31 European countries and the European Commission about dangerous non-food products posing a risk to health and safety of consumers. Each week, an update of the latest alerts sent by Member States is published on the website. This message service allows subscribers to be informed on these Alerts on a weekly basis.
Read more: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products: weekly report - 17-11-2017
 Troppa igiene non fa bene. Potrebbe sembrare un paradosso soprattutto per i genitori preoccupati che i bambini possano infettarsi toccando questo o quell'oggetto. La capacità di rispondere agli agenti infettivi dipende dal nostro sistema immunitario che ne conserva la memoria e reagisce quando si rientra in contatto con gli stessi microrganismi patogeni.
Read more: Bambini. Troppa igiene non fa bene
L'esposizione dei consumatori a furano e metilfurani, nei prodotti alimentari, potrebbe causare possibili danni di lungo termine al fegato. Il furano e i relativi derivati sono contaminanti chimici che si formano naturalmente durante il trattamento termico degli alimenti, compresa la cottura. Tali sostanze sono sempre state presenti negli alimenti cotti o riscaldati. I furani si formano da una molteplicità di sostanze naturalmente presenti negli alimenti, come la vitamina C, i carboidrati, gli amminoacidi, gli acidi grassi insaturi e i carotenoidi.
Read more: Alimenti cotti. Furani e danni epatici
Rapid Alert System is the EU system for all dangerous consumer products, with the exception of food, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. The report includes detailed information on the products concerned, the risks, the notifying Member State, and the measures adopted in response. The Rapid Alert System enables quick exchange of information between 31 European countries and the European Commission about dangerous non-food products posing a risk to health and safety of consumers. Each week, an update of the latest alerts sent by Member States is published on the website. This message service allows subscribers to be informed on these Alerts on a weekly basis.
Read more: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products: weekly report - 10-11-2017
Rapid Alert System is the EU system for all dangerous consumer products, with the exception of food, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. The report includes detailed information on the products concerned, the risks, the notifying Member State, and the measures adopted in response. The Rapid Alert System enables quick exchange of information between 31 European countries and the European Commission about dangerous non-food products posing a risk to health and safety of consumers. Each week, an update of the latest alerts sent by Member States is published on the website. This message service allows subscribers to be informed on these Alerts on a weekly basis.
Read more: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products: weekly report - 03-11-2017