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Legislation & Transport

19
MAY
2017

Update of the UN ADR regulation for transport of batteries

The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) has been updated. The new version is applicable as...
28
MAR
2016

Update of the Air transport ICAO regulation for Lithium batteries

On 22 February the ICAO Council adopted the recommendation of the ICAO Air Navigation Commission (ANC) that lithium ion batteries, UN 3480,...
11
JUN
2015

Update of the UN regulation for the transport of Dangerous Goods

On December 12,  2014 were voted during the meeting of the UN Sub Committee of Experts for the Transport of Dangerous Goods, in Geneva,  several...

RECHARGE Positions

28
MAR
2018

About the usage of NMP in the lithium-ion battery industry and the REACH regulation.

The usage of NMP is KEY for the European battery industry’s competitiveness and future development, especially in the context of the “Battery...
18
DEC
2017

Waste Framework Directive revision: Battery industry position

While the Waste Framework Directive is under revision, several amendments proposed by the EU Parliament are raising concerns for the batteries...
05
JUN
2017

REACH, NMP (CAS no. 872-50-4) proposal for inclusion in Annex XIV for authorization

The usage of NMP is key for the European battery industry’s competitiveness and future development. The proposal for inclusion in Annex XIV...

RECHARGE Newsletter Releases

20
MAR
2018

RECHARGE is partner of the Battery Show Europe 2018

The Battery Show Europe The Battery Show, co-located with Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo, is Europe’s largest trade fair for...
17
DEC
2017

RECHARGE interview in AEROSPACE: aircraft electric power source?

The past few months have seen the announcement of a number of new projects to develop large passenger-carrying all-electric or hybrid electric...
19
MAY
2017

EU, US hold ‘robust’ talks on possible airline laptop ban

Top US and EU officials traded intelligence Wednesday (17 May) on what they called “serious evolving threats” to airline security as Washington...