Accession Number:

ADA526335

Title:

Technical Manual for Batteries, Navy Lithium Safety Program Responsibilities and Procedures

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SEA SYSTEMS COMMAND WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2004-08-19

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

This manual applies to all Navy and Marine Corps activities and all lithium battery powered devices intended for use or transportation on Navy facilities, submarines, ships, vessels and aircraft. Material to which this manual applies includes all primary nonrechargeable and secondary rechargeable, active, thermal and reserve lithium batteries, including lithium ion batteries and all equipment powered by lithium electrochemical power sources through all phases of the life of such systems. The purpose of this manual is to establish safety guidelines for the selection, design, testing, evaluation, use, packaging, storage, transportation and disposal of lithium batteries.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrochemical Energy Storage
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE