ebook Lithium Batteries 2023

Copyright © www.batteriestransport.org 148 CELLS AND BATTERIES CONTAINED IN EQUIPMENT FOR DISPOSAL AND RECYCLING Cells and batteries contained in Equipment from private households up to the intermediate processing facility (P 909 + SP 670 ADR only) WASTE Applies to: Up to the intermediate processing facility, lithium cells and batteries contained in equipment from private households not meeting the requirements of § collected and handed over for carriage for depollution, dismantling, recycling or disposal UN No., Proper Shipping Name n/a Class n/a Packing Group n/a Hazard Label n/a Requirements They not subject to ADR if: i. The equipment is packed: a. in accordance with packing instruction P909 except for the additional requirements 1 and 2 (no protection from circuit is required); or b. it is packed in strong outer packagings, e.g. specially designed collection receptacles, which meet the following requirements: - Not approved packaging, constructed of suitable material and of adequate strength and design in relation to the packaging capacity and its intended use, - Appropriate measures shall be taken to minimize the damage of the equipment when filling and handling the packaging, e.g. use of rubber mats; and - The packagings shall be constructed and closed so as to prevent any loss of contents during carriage, e.g. by lids, strong inner liners, covers for transport. Openings designed for filling are acceptable if they are constructed so as to prevent loss of content; ii. A quality assurance system is in place to ensure that the total amount of lithium cells and batteries per transport unit does not exceed 333 kg; NOTE: The total quantity of lithium cells and batteries in the equipment from private households may be assessed by means of a statistical method included in the quality assurance system. A copy of the quality assurance records shall be made available to the competent authority upon request. iii. Packages are marked "LITHIUM BATTERIES FOR DISPOSAL" or "LITHIUM BATTERIES FOR RECYCLING" as appropriate. If equipment containing lithium cells or batteries is carried unpackaged or on pallets in accordance with packing instruction P909 (3) of, this mark may alternatively be affixed to the external surface of the vehicles or containers). NOTE: "Equipment from private households" means equipment which comes from private households and equipment which comes from commercial, industrial, institutional and other sources which, because of its nature and quantity, is similar to that from private households. Equipment likely to be used by both private households and users other than private households shall in any event be considered to be equipment from private households. Transport mode ADR IMDG n/a IATA n/a Special Provision 670 (b) Weight limit n/a Tunnel code n/a Transport cat. n/a Exemptions n/a Marking and Labelling of Packages n/a Overpack n/a Documents n/a