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Video Reel: Lithium-ion batteries - Thermal runaway

25 November 2019 Multimedia, Videos

One of the most controversial issues with lithium-ion batteries is their tendency to suffer thermal runaway. Some of the most egregious cases of this phenomenon occurred when so-called ‘hoverboards’ took the world by storm in 2015/16.

This video from UL (formerly Underwriters Laboratory) catches the explosive results on camera: www.dataweek.co.za/*nov19-hoverboard




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