Glass Lids as Part of Cookware Set Sold at Costco Defective, Can Shatter
Meyer Corporation U.S. , of Vallejo, California has announced the recall of about 4,600 Circulon Cookware Sets. The glass lid used with the 5-quart covered sauté pan can crack, break or shatter, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.
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.
The cookware was sold by Costco retail stores and Costco.com from about October 2011 through March 2012 for about $200 for the complete set. It was made in China and Thailand.
Consumers should stop using the 11-inch glass lid and contact Circulon customer service to receive a replacement lid.
For additional information, contact Circulon customer service at (800) 326-3933.