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SGS’s UN transportation test (UN 38.3 – as issued by the United Nations) ensures that the transportation of lithium batteries is performed as safely as possible.

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Since 2003, special requirements have existed regarding the safe shipping of primary lithium or secondary lithium ion cells or batteries, regardless of their capacity. Thanks to our technical expertise and industry knowledge, we can quickly and efficiently perform the complete UN Transport Test for cells, modules and battery packs. SGS UN transport testing services include all single UN-Tests:

  • T1 Altitude simulation
  • T2 Thermal test
  • T3 Vibration
  • T4 Shock
  • T5 External short circuit
  • T6 Impact
  • T7 Overcharge

Contact SGS now to find out how our UN Transport Test can ensure the safety of lithium batteries during shipping.