Need To Store Batteries? Here’s How To Do It Safely
Keep batteries in original packaging when possible.
Do not store new and used batteries together.
If a battery feels warm, it should be discarded.
Ideally, batteries should be stored in a cool, dry place.
Never store batteries at temperatures over 130 degrees F.
Remove batteries from equipment if it is not going to be used for 30 days or more.
Don’t remove plastic caps from 9V batteries until it is time to use them.
Don’t let the terminals of stored batteries come in contact with each other.
Remember-Duracell Procell batteries have a 7 year shelf life!