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Knife manufacturer Calphalon is recalling about 2 million products after more than two dozen people reported suffering injuries when the knives broke.

The recall includes Calphalon Contemporary Cutlery carving, chef, paring, santoku and utility knives made between August 2008 and March 2016.

The company says it has received 27 reports of injuries – including four cuts that required stitches.

They’ve received about 3,150 reports of broken knives.

The knives were sold in sets and individually in stores nationwide – including J.C. Penney, Macy’s, and Kohl’s – as well as online on Amazon.com.

The company is recommending that consumers stop using the knives right away and contact them for a replacement.

You can call Calphalon at 1-800-809-7267 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or reach out to them online at www.calphalon.com.

Go to the CPSC.gov website to see a complete list of recalled knives.

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