Circulon 13-Piece Cookware Set Recalled by Meyer Corporation Due to Laceration Hazard from Glass Lid Sold Exclusively at Costco

The glass lid for the 5-quart sauté pan in the cookware set can crack, break or shatter, posing a laceration hazard to consumers. The cookware sets were sold exclusively at Costco.

Recall date: May 17, 2012
Recall number: 12-182

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Circulon Cookware Set

Hazard:

The glass lid used with the 5-quart covered sauté pan can crack, break or shatter, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Circulon customer service at (800) 326-3933, Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT, or visit the firm's website at www.circulon.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 4,600

Description

The defective lid is 11 inches in diameter with a rubber and stainless steel handle and a metal rim. The code "IMCP1108" is stamped on the outside of the metal rim. The lid is part of the 13-Piece Circulon Premier Professional cookware set. The cookware is aluminum and stainless steel with rubber and stainless steel handles. In addition to the covered sauté pan, the sets include: 1-quart and 3-quart saucepans, a 4-quart saucepot, an 8-quart stockpot, 8.5-, 10- and 12-inch French skillets and four additional glass lids.

Incidents/Injuries

Meyer has received 65 reports of broken or shattered lids. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the 11-inch glass lid and contact Circulon customer service to receive a replacement lid.

Sold exclusively at

Costco retail stores and Costco.com from about October 2011 through March 2012 for about $200 for the complete set.

Manufacturer(s)

Meyer Corporation U.S., of Vallejo, Calif.

Manufactured in

China and Thailand