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New Thailand Safety Requirements for Portable Power Banks

by Rona Tumamao (February 6, 2019)

As of January 9, 2019, the Thailand Ministry of Industry finalized and published new Thailand Standard: TIS 2879-2560. This standard advises of safety requirements for portable power banks. The standard includes safety requirements, testing, marking, and required warnings and instructions  for portable power banks and any portable energy-storage devices that contain secondary batteries.

Please note, the new standard advises power portable power banks that include cells and batteries shall also comply with Thailand TIS 2217 and TIS 1561 standards.

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