Battery Safety

 

Lithium-Ion Battery Warnings & Usage Info.

 

*CAUTION: Lithium-Ion Batteries are volatile!! As a result, Lithium-Ion Batteries may explode, burn, or leak due to improper handling and use! Failure to read and adhere to the following guidelines and warnings may result in fire, bodily injury, and/or property damage. When purchasing a Lithium-Ion Battery, the buyer assumes all risks associated with the product.*

 

General Guidelines & Warnings

  • This Lithium-Ion Battery Warnings and Safety Info. is not designed to include all of the risks associated with Lithium-Ion Batteries, nor is it designed to include all of the precautions which should be taken when handling and using Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • Educate yourself on all risks and precautions which are associated with Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • K Town Vapor Lounge is not responsible for any injuries or damages associated with purchased Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • At time of purchase, the buyer is responsible for all risks and damages associated with Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • Keep Lithium-Ion batteries and Lithium-Ion Battery Chargers away from children.
  • Only purchase and use Lithium-Ion Batteries which are in usable condition as described in the Lithium-Ion Battery Care Section.
  • Do NOT use Lithium-Ion Batteries which are not in usable condition.
  • Store Lithium-Ion Batteries in a battery case.
  • Do NOT store Lithium-Ion Batteries around combustible materials.
  • Do NOT store Lithium-Ion Batteries in an insecure area.
  • Do NOT store or charge Lithium-Ion Batteries inside a car or in other areas with extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.
  • Only purchase and use a high quality battery charger designed for Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • Do NOT charge batteries from a laptop computer.
  • Ensure the purchased Lithium-Ion Battery Charger correctly works.
  • Always monitor the charging process to ensure Lithium-Ion Batteries are being properly charged.
  • Do NOT leave Lithium-based batteries unattended during the charging process.
  • Discontinue charging immediately if a battery begins to hiss, swell, smoke, or become hot, and ensure the Lithium-Ion Battery is in a secure area away from children and combustible materials.

 

Lithium-Ion Battery Care

  • Purchase Lithium-Ion Batteries which will be appropriate for the device in which it will be used.
  • Ensure Lithium-Ion Batteries are clear of rust, dirt, and any other build-up.
  • Ensure Lithium-Ion Batteries each have an intact and clean wrap which is free of all tears and build-up.
  • Ensure Lithium-Ion Batteries each have an intact and clean insulator which is free of all tears and build-up.
  • Avoid puncturing and denting Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • Replace Lithium-Ion Batteries if they are damaged, wet, punctured, or dented.
  • Do NOT use Lithium-Ion Batteries if they are damaged, wet, punctured, or dented.
  • Dispose of unusable Lithium-Ion Batteries in accordance with regulations. K Town Vapor Lounge hosts an in-store recycling area for unusable Lithium-Ion Batteries.

 

Storage & Transportation

  • Store Lithium-Ion Batteries in a battery case.
  • Do NOT store Lithium-Ion Batteries around combustible materials.
  • Do NOT store Lithium-Ion Batteries in an insecure area, including, but not limited to, pockets, purses, and bags without first storing them in a battery case.

 

Charging Process

  • Only use a high quality charger designed for Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • Ensure the purchased charger works correctly, as some Lithium-Ion Battery Chargers may have technical deficiencies which cause the charger to charge the batteries incorrectly or at an improper rate.
  • Allow Lithium-Ion Batteries to reach room temperature before charging.
  • Charge Lithium-Ion Batteries in an isolated area, separate from combustible materials.
  • Do NOT charge Lithium-Ion Batteries inside a car or in other areas with extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.
  • Do NOT charge Lithium-Ion Batteries from a laptop computer.
  • Always monitor the charging process to ensure Lithium-Ion Batteries are being properly charged.
  • Do NOT leave Lithium-Ion Batteries unattended during the charging process.
  • Discontinue charging immediately if a battery begins to hiss, swell, smoke, or become hot, and ensure the Lithium-Ion Battery is in a secure area away from children and combustible materials.

 

Battery Use

  • Allow Lithium-Ion Batteries to reach room temperature before use.
  • Place Lithium-Ion Batteries each in the correct direction appropriate to the device in which it is being used.
  • Do NOT over-drain Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • Do NOT exceed the specifications for Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • Do NOT use Lithium-Ion Batteries in devices for which they are not designed.

 

K Town Vapor Lounge

  • This Lithium-Ion Battery Warnings and Safety Info. is not designed to include all of the risks associated with Lithium-Ion Batteries, nor is it designed to include all of the precautions which should be taken when handling and using Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • K Town Vapor Lounge is not responsible for any injuries or damages associated with purchased Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • At time of purchase, the buyer is responsible for all risks and damages associated with Lithium-Ion Batteries.
  • All Lithium-Ion Battery purchases through K Town Vapor Lounge include a battery case at no charge to the buyer. It is the buyer's responsibility to handle, store, and use batteries properly.
  • K Town Vapor Lounge provides buyers with battery safety information via verbal and written communication.
  • K Town Vapor Lounge hosts an in-store recycling area for unusable Lithium-Ion Batteries.

 

Lithium-Ion Battery Warnings & Usage Info. Contains Information Gathered from U.S Food & Drug Administration, Derbe Cigs, & Liion Wholesale.