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Guide to the UN Requirements for Lithium Battery Testing Prior to Transportation

05 October 2012

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Whether you are deeply entrenched in lithium technology or planning on using these batteries in the near future, you will likely face the challenge of transporting them. The sometimes complex prospect of transporting lithium cells or batteries from one country to another has stumped even the largest of manufacturers, but it is very common that transportation regulations are not considered during the battery development or sourcing cycle. At Intertek, we are often approached by parties who never considered the resources, safety, and logistical issues involved in the transport of lithium batteries. In this paper we’ll look at the obligations faced by companies transporting lithium batteries internationally and how to meet them successfully.

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Publication Info

5 Oct. 2012 - PDF
Year: 2012
Type: Report / Study
Source: Industry / Business
Language: English
File Size: 257 KB
Number of Pages: 11