Glass Bakeware Shattering

December 7, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Glass bakeware, such as Pyrex, are staples in many kitchens. It especially comes in handy when cooking for crowds. The companies' marketing touts how versatile they are good for ovens and freezers. While hundreds of millions of dishes are used safely each year, a year-long Consumer Reports investigation finds that hot glassware can shatter unexpectedly.