Lithium Ion Batteries and Trade Show Shipping

Apr-01-2016 | by: admin
More and more of your tradeshow shipments contain products that have Lithium Ion Batteries. Displays, Computers, Radios, and even tablets and phones all have these batteries. on February 22, 2016, rules for handling of Lithium Ion Batteries are becoming restrictive. On April 1, 2016, the prohibitions become effective. Key regulations are that the batteries shipped must be in a state of charge of no more than 30% of their rated capacity. Certain batteries will be forbidden for carriage on passenger aircrafts. There will be additional labeling and packaging regulations as well. When you are preparing for tradeshow shipping and exhibition logistics, please contact your specialist so that they can assist you. So many products have Lithium Ion Batteries and the restrictions are very high.