Lithium Polymer Battery Disposal

Lithium Polymer Batteries or LiPo batteries are found in all forms of electronic equipment. Primarily in portable equipment such as mobile phones, laptops, MP3 players, tablets even drones were an high energy output outweighs any cost implications.

They are classed as an Hazardous Material, as such subject to special regulations, and should be recycled safely and compliantly. The disposal method of lithium polymer is also different to other batteries. It is important not to overcharge, over-discharge, over-heat or penetrate the cells as this may all result in a catastrophic failure of leakage or combustion.

Call Concept for advice on safe disposal.