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In Germany the competent authority for the testing, licensing and quality assurance of dangerous goods packaging is the German Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM). This also includes lithium batteries for electric cars. © BMW Group

Shipping of dangerous goods: reliable transport protection for lithium batteries

Fire hazard of lithium batteries

Versatile packaging material: corrugated board

The shipping of dangerous goods requires the highest standards in packaging. © DS Smith

The shipping of dangerous goods requires the highest standards in packaging. © DS Smith

 © DS Smith

Conventional solutions for the shipping of lithium batteries often meet the important enhanced safety requirements by adding packaging and filling material made from metal, wood and plastic foil. © DS Smith

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