The coffee cup can crack or break when hot water is poured into it, posing a burn hazard.
This recall involves the Moderne Glass Company 15-ounce coffee cups. The ceramic cup are black on the outside and white on the inside. They measure about 4 inches high and 3 inches wide. Model number “71500-White” is printed on the bottom of the cups. They were sold as promotional products with company names printed on them.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled coffee cups and contact Moderne Glass Company to receive a full refund. Moderne Glass Company is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Moderne Glass Company has received six reports of cups cracking after pouring hot water into them. No injuries have been reported.
Moderne Glass Company Inc., of Aliquippa, Pa.
This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product-related incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of injuries associated with consumer products over the past 50 years.
Federal law prohibits any person from selling products subject to a Commission ordered recall or a voluntary recall undertaken in consultation with the CPSC.