Epoca International Recalls Primula Glass Whistling Kettle

In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Epoca International has recalled its Primula Borosilicate two-quart glass round Whistling Kettle, citing laceration and burn hazards.

The recall affects approximately 113,000 units. The bottom portion of the glass vessel can potentially break when heated and the contents can spill. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission received nine reports of incidents, including three injuries and one report of property damage valued at $200.

Consumers should stop using the product immediately, and either return the product to the retailer or contact Epoca International for instructions on how to return the product for a full refund. It had been sold at retailers including Kitchen Collection, Meijer, Peyton Phoenix Ross Stores, Target and online at amazon.com, primulaproducts.com and target.com from January 2012 through May 2015 for about $15.