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October 5
October 5, 2007

 

Mailing Lithium Batteries

 

We published a notice in today’s Federal Register [HTML] | [PDF] revising the standards for mailing small consumer-type lithium and lithium-ion batteries. The new standards identify all small consumer-type lithium batteries as mailable when properly packaged and labeled. Lithium batteries other than small consumer-type batteries remain nonmailable.

 

The new standards are effective October 5, 2007.