Consumer Recalls: Tassimo Coffee Makers and T Discs

Consumer Recalls: Tassimo Coffee Makers and T Discs

 

Tassimo Single-Cup Coffee Makers

BSH Home Appliances Corp., of Irvine, Calif. announced a voluntary recall of Tassimo Single-Cup Brewers because the plastic disc, or T Disc, that holds the coffee or tea can burst and spray hot liquid and coffee grounds or tea leaves onto consumers using the brewer and onto bystanders, posing a burn hazard. For a complete list of model numbers, brands and date codes along with images of the recalled brewers, go here. The recalled brewers were sold in department, mass merchandise and home improvement stores nationwide and on various websites, including www.tassimodirect.com, from June 2008 through February 2012 for between $100 and $250.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Tassimo brewers and contact the firm to order a free replacement T Disc holder for the brewing mechanism. For additional information, visit the website to order a free replacement T Disc holder or contact the firm toll-free at (866) 918-8763 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET Saturday.

Tassimo Espresso T Discs

Kraft Foods Global Inc., of Northfield, Ill. announced a voluntary recall of Tassimo espresso T Discs because the T Discs can become clogged and spray hot liquid and coffee grounds onto consumers and bystanders during or after brewing, posing a burn hazard. For a complete list of recalled T Discs, go here. The recalled T Discs were sold in department, mass merchandise, home improvement and other stores nationwide and on various websites, including www.tassimodirect.com, from August 2011 through February 2012 for between $8 and $11 per package.

Consumers should stop using the recalled espresso T Discs immediately and contact the firm for a full refund. For additional information, visit the website or call the firm toll-free at (866) 918-8763 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET Saturday.

Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.