In July 2014, the U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) issued updated standards to the US transportation regulations for lithium batteries. These updates offer a greater level of consistency between the US DOT regulations and international transportation regulations.
Call2Recycle shares details on the changes and the impact on your organization’s battery recycling program. For more information, visit the DOT website.
What are the new standards?
The new DOT standards improve the safety of lithium cells and batteries during shipment. The updated standards were ...