ABC Distributing Recalls Microwave Crisper Pans Due to Fire Hazard
Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed.
Name of Product: Microwave Crisper Pan with Lid
Hazard: The metal washer used to secure the knob to the lid can spark, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
Consumer Contact: LTD Commodities LLC and ABC Distributing toll-free at (866) 736-3654, or The Lakeside Collection at (866) 847-4327 between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. CT, or visit the firms' websites at www.ltdcommodities.com, www.abcdistributing.com or www.lakeside.com.
Units: About 18,220
Description: This recall involves microwave crisper pans. The carbon steel pan is sold with a glass lid that has a white ceramic knob on top. The non-stick pan has bottom grooves and a silicone base. Catalog number MUP or 4040011017 is printed on the outside of the box, near the UPC bar code 707569068464. Shipments made after July 2013 include a label on the knob that reads "inspected" and are not included in this recall.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 16 reports of incidents including sparks, flames, shattered or exploding glass lids.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled crisper pan and contact LTD Commodities for a free repair. Known consumers were notified directly about the recall.
Sold by: LTD Commodities, ABC Distributing and The Lakeside Collection catalogs and online at www.ltdcommodities.com, www.abcdistributing.com or www.lakeside.com between June 2013 and July 2013 for about $10.
Distributor: LTD Commodities LLC, of Bannockburn, IL operating the catalog brands LTD Commodities, ABC Distributing and The Lakeside Collection.
Manufacturer: Qingyuan Omeda Metallic Products Co. LTD, China
Manufactured in: China