IEC TR 61438:1996 

Possible safety and health hazards in the use of alkaline secondary cells and batteries - Guide to equipment manufacturers and users

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Abstract

Outlines the fundamental conditions necessary for the creation of each hazard. It includes identification and characterization of the possible hazards inherent in the application, use, and abuse of nickel-cadmium cells and batteries. It also includes examples for appliance design which minimizes these hazards. Additionally it presents some typical but non-exhaustive examples of misuse that may precipitate or actions which mitigate the hazard.

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battery

energy efficiency

smart city


Additional information

Publication typeTechnical Report
Publication date1996-11-28
Edition1.0
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 21/SC 21A - Secondary cells and batteries containing alkaline or other non-acid electrolytesrss
ICS29.220.30 - Alkaline secondary cells and batteries
Stability date  2020
Pages35
File size104 KB

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