Regulatory Information

Shipment of Lithium-Ion batteries is tightly regulated. If mishandled, these batteries are a potential fire source and are therefore subject to high scrutiny. Regulations are updated periodically, and the following websites contain current and pertinent information regarding the shipping and handling of all Lithium-Ion batteries.

IATA Lithium Battery Guidance - Transport

Fed Ex Battery Shipments

UPS Battery Shipments

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration - Shipping Batteries Safely by Air

United Nations - Transport of Dangerous Goods - Manual of Tests and Criteria


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