About 1,500 <"http://www.yourlawyer.com/practice_areas/product_liability">Castalon Frying Pans have been recalled by Tabletops Unlimited due to burn hazard, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) just announced. The CPSC is advising consumers to stop using recalled products immediately and notes that itâ€™s illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
The recalled Castalon Frying Pans were manufactured in China and imported and distributed by Tabletops Unlimited, Inc., of Carson, California.
The enamel coating of the pan can crackle and break off after a few uses, posing a burn hazard to consumers. To date, there has been one reported incident of a piece of enamel popping off of the pan, causing a minor burn to a consumer.
The recalled product is a cast iron cast-lite frying pan with an enamel coating inside and out. The pan was sold in a variety of colors and has the following model numbers on the color sleeve packaging of the product: TTU9203, P9204, P9207, P9208, P9242, P9243, P9244, P9248, P9250, P9261, P9266, P9274, P9275, P9276. The models correlate to pan colors.
The recalled Castalon Frying Pans were sold at Bed, Bath & Beyond and Wegmans nationwide from May 2010 through September 2010 for about $30.
The CPSC is advising consumers to immediately stop using this product and contact Tabletops Unlimited for instructions on how to return the product and receive a full refund. Tabletops Unlimited can be reached toll-free at (888) 239-2021 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday; at the firmâ€™s website at www.ttucorp.com; or by email at www.ttucorp.com.