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Battery Labeling Manual, February 2017 Revision - Download

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Background And Introduction

This manual of recommended practices provides information on hazard warnings and other markings for lead-acid batteries and packaging, as well as labeling and testing requirements for acid packs, for use in the U.S. and its major trading partners. The labeling recommendations reflect major nationally and internationally adopted laws and standards governing health, safety, and the environment, as of February 2017.

 
Disclaimer

While recommended labels and warning messages included in this Manual are the result of extensive practical experience, consumer research, and legal analysis by Wiley Rein LLP, no warning can address every conceivable possibility. Use of the recommended labels and messages by manufacturers or sellers is voluntary, but recommended. The Battery Council International, Wiley Rein LLP, and the authors and reviewers of this manual expressly disclaim any liability, including, but not limited to, consequential or other damages, arising out of the use of these recommended labels and/or warnings. The information provided in this Manual does not constitute legal advice, and any legal questions should be directed to your legal counsel.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1 BACKGROUND AND INTRODUCTION

CHAPTER 2 DEFINITIONS OF CONSUMER AND WORKPLACE BATTERIES

CHAPTER 3 GLOSSARY OF COMMON LABEL TERMS 

CHAPTER 4 SUMMARY OF BATTERY LABELING REQUIREMENTS 

CHAPTER 5 CONSUMER BATTERIES 

Section 5.1: (Small Sealed Lead Acid or “SSLA”) Labeling 

Section 5.2: Consumer Battery (SLI) Labeling 

CHAPTER 6 WORKPLACE, INDUSTRIAL & NON-CONSUMER BATTERIES 

Section 6.1: Label Elements 

Section 6.2: Label Size and Format 

CHAPTER 7 ACID PACK LABELING AND TESTING 

CHAPTER 8 PACKAGING AND SHIPPING REQUIREMENTS 

Section 8.1: Wet Charged Battery Carton 

Section 8.2: Wet Charged Battery Carton, Nonspillable 

Section 8.3: Dry Charged Battery Carton without Acid 

Section 8.4: Fresh Pack Battery Carton

CHAPTER 9 COLLATERAL MATERIAL

APPENDIX A: Section 5.1 – Consumer Batteries (SSLA)

APPENDIX B: Section 5.2 – Consumer Batteries (SLI)

APPENDIX C: Chapter 6 – Non-Consumer Batteries (including traction and stationary)

APPENDIX D: Chapter 7 – Acid Pack Labeling and Testing

APPENDIX E: Chapter 8 – Wet; Wet, Non-Spillable; Dry Charged; Fresh Pack

APPENDIX F: Chapter 9 – Collateral Material Labeling