S. Korea brings Li-ion safety law

By Jessica Roberts
Published: Wednesday, 24 June 2009

Li-ion goods sold in S. Korea to require certificate; Japan says law protectionism

The Japanese government may file a complaint with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) after South Korea announced that, beginning July, electrical products containing lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries will have to be certified by South Korean officials before they can be sold in the country.


Japan, which produces around 60% of...

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