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Lithium Battery Guide for Shippers


This compliance resource was prepared to assist shippers to safely package lithium cells and batteries for transport by all modes according to the latest (December 27, 2022; HM-260B) regulatory requirements. This publication directs readers to scenario-based shipping guides that outline the requirements to ship packages of lithium cells and batteries in various configurations. Each distinct shipping guide in this document refers to the regulatory requirements for a specific lithium cell/battery type, configuration, or size. 

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Last updated: Thursday, July 6, 2023