The glass and ceramic drawer knobs can break or shatter

By James Limbach of ConsumerAffairs

December 19, 2018

PhotoThe TJX Companies of Framingham, Mass., is recalling about 23,200 glass and ceramic drawer knobs.

The knobs can break or shatter when pulled, posing a laceration hazard.

The firm has received one U.S. report of a glass knob shattering when it was pulled, which resulted in lacerations to the consumers fingers.

This recall involves glass and ceramic drawer knobs (pulls) that measure about 1.5 inches wide and 2.5 inches long.

They were sold in sets of four and six in the following styles: Mercury Glass Crackled Style, Bubble Glass Style, Ceramic Style (sold under the Instant Furniture brand), Cut Glass Style (sold under the Instant Furniture brand), and Glass Style (sold under the Cynthia Rowley brand).

Knob Style

Description

Store

Mercury Glass Crackled Style

Sets of 4 and 6

(Silver, Gold and Turquoise)

HomeGoods

Bubble Glass Style

Sets of 4 and 6

(Green, Clear and Blue)

HomeGoods

Ceramic Style (sold under the Instant Furniture brand)

Sets of 4 and 6

(Black Flower)

T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods

Cut Glass Style (sold under the Instant Furniture brand)

Set of 4

(Clear)

T.J. Maxx, Marshalls

Glass Style (sold under the Cynthia Rowley brand)

Set of 6

(Clear)

HomeGoods

The knobs, manufactured in India, were sold at T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods stores nationwide from October 2015, through October 2018, for between $5 and $10.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled drawer knobs, remove them and return them to any T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, or HomeGoods store for a full refund.

Consumers may contact:

T.J. Maxx at (800) 926-6299 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.tjmaxx.com and click on Contact Us at the bottom of the page.

Marshalls toll-free at (888) 627-7425 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.marshalls.com and click on Contact Us at the bottom of the page.

HomeGoods at (800) 888-0776 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at www.homegoods.com and click on Customer Service at the bottom of the page.

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