Lithium Batteries Whitepaper

53

Despite significant fire incidents, it is apparent that the broad maritime community and logistics supply chain remain predominantly unaware of the hazards and potential consequences when a lithium-ion battery fails and goes into thermal runaway. When a lithium-ion battery fails, the speed of failure (seconds), production of significant
quantities of toxic, corrosive and flammable gases (000’s of litres) as well as the rapid
development of intense heat and explosive situations (+450°C) continue to be underestimated.

Read More

Did you subscribe to our daily Newsletter?

It’s Free! Click here to Subscribe

Source: Brooksbell

LEAVE A REPLY

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.