HEB recalling 40,000+ hazardous cookware items

Connect by HEB recalled cookware (Courtesy: HEB)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Check your kitchen, a safety hazard prompted HEB to recall an estimated 41,000 cookware items.

The danger arises from the metal discs covering the cookware rivets, which can reportedly pop off, posing an injury risk to users.

HEB advises that cooks immediately halt using any of the recalled products and return them to stores.

Connect by HEB recalled cookware from hazardous metal disks shown in the imate. (Courtesy: HEB)
Connect by HEB recalled cookware from hazardous metal disks shown in the imate. (Courtesy: HEB)

The recall includes these products:

  • Connect by H-E-B  8in Tri Ply Stainless Steel Fry Pan (UPC: 4122032279)
  • Connect by H-E-B 12Pc Cookware Set  Tri Ply Stainless Steel (UPC: 4122032277)
  • Connect by H-E-B 10in Tri Ply Stainless Steel Fry Pan (UPC: 4122032280)
  • Connect by H-E-B 12in Deep Sauté w/Lid & Handle (UPC: 4122032297)
  • Connect by H-E-B 10in Tri Ply Non-Stick  Stainless Steel Fry Pan (UPC: 4122032281)
  • Connect by H-E-B 8in Tri Ply Non-Stick  Stainless Steel Fry Pan (UPC: 4122032283)
  • Connect by H-E-B 6Qt Dutch Oven (UPC: 4122032293)
  • Connect by H-E-B 12in Tri Ply Non-Stick  Stainless Steel Fry Pan w/handle (UPC: 4122032290)
  • Connect by H-E-B 12Qt Stock Pot w/Lid (UPC: 4122032296)
  • Connect by H-E-B 12in Tri Ply Stainless Steel Fry Pan w/handle (UPC: 4122032286)

They will be offering a full refund for those who purchased the faulty kitchen products. The products were sold in Texas HEB stores from September 2014 to December 2015.

If you want more information you can call HEB at 800-432-3113 or go online.

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