Consumer product recall

MSR Camping Cooking Pots by Cascade Designs recalled due to burn and scald hazards

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MSR camping cooking pots
Consumer products - Burn hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the camping cooking pot and contact Cascade Designs for a free replacement pot handle/lifter.

Affected products

This recall involves Cascade Designs camping cooking pots. The anodized aluminum pots are sold individually and as a part of stove systems. MSR is written on the side of the pots.

The following products are affected:



Pocket Rocket Stove Kit

Reactor 1.0L Stove System

1.0 L

Reactor 1.7L Stove System

1.7 L

Reactor 1.0L Pot

1.0 L

Reactor 1.7L Pot

1.7 L

Trail Lite 1.3L Pot

1.3 L

Trail Lite 2L Pot

2 L

Trail Lite Duo Cook Set

Trail Lite Solo Cook Set


The pot handle can detach or become loose posing burn or scald risk to consumers from hot food and liquids spilling from the product.

As of February 21, 2024, the company has received one report of a burn in Canada. In the United States, the company has received 21 reports of the handle disengaging after heating liquids to high temperature and liquid falling onto the person, resulting in burns. The company has not received any reports of incidents or injuries in Mexico.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled camping cooking pot and contact Cascade Designs for a free replacement pot handle/lifter. The replacement pot handle/lifter does not require tools to install.   

For more information, consumers can contact Cascade Designs Inc.  by telephone at 800-531-9531, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday or visit the company website or and then click on the “Recall Header” at the top of the page.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC), Mexico’s Consumer Protection Federal Agency (PROFECO) and Cascade Designs Inc.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind consumers to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information


Number Sold

The company reported that  22,321 units of the affected products were sold in Canada,  60,665 were sold in the United States and 35 were sold in Mexico.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from January 2008 to October 2023.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Thailand

Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Consumer products - Sports and fitness


Cascade Designs Inc.

Seattle, Washington

United States

Published by
Health Canada
General public
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