Name of product: Thermomix TM6 measuring cup safety notice
Thermomix TM6 measuring cup supplied with the Thermomix TM6 appliance, and which can also be used with the Thermomix TM5 appliance.
Hazard: Risk of burns.
In rare cases, when the TM6 measuring cup is inserted into the Thermomix TM5 or TM6 and the cooking temperature is set to exceed 95˚C / 200˚F, excess pressure can build in the mixing bowl causing the sudden spillage of hot food, leading to increased risk of burns. This risk is increased when the recommended fill level (as set out in the instructions and indicated on the inside of the mixing bowl) is exceeded. There have been 36 incidents reported to the company worldwide.
Remedy: Follow safety notice & Recipe and software updated
When cooking, use simmering basket instead of firmly lodged Thermomix® TM6 measuring cup at temperatures of 95 °C or above Thermomix® recipes are being updated. In these recipes, we have changed the usage of the measuring cup to the usage of the simmering basket.