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Why your phone is “Dangerous Goods”

Lithium battery caution label

Technically, any item containing a lithium battery is classified as Class 9 Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods. This means restrictions and regulations apply when transporting.

This may sound concerning, since so many of our everyday items use these things – anything from children’s toys through to laptops, cameras and mobile phones – but, when handled correctly, transporting items containing lithium batteries can be done safely and in line with rules and regulations. Continue reading Why your phone is “Dangerous Goods”