Thursday, May 10, 2012

Postal Service will ban shipping of lithium batteries and any device containing them effective May 16

USPS To Stop Delivering iPads And Kindles To Troops And Overseas Consumers On May 16

"... Fully charged, improperly stored, or improperly packed lithium batteries do pose a risk of explosion, however. Lithium batteries have been implicated in at least two fatal cargo plane crashes since 2006, including a UPS jet in Dubai. ..."   

Reference: www.fastcompany.com

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