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Types of Rechargeable Batteries

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Rechargeable batteries come in a variety of forms, including, but not limited to:

  • small-sealed lead-acid batteries under 11 lbs (non-automotive)
  • lithium-ion batteries
  • nickel cadmium (NiCad) batteries
  • nickel metal hydride (NiMH) batteries

Examples of products containing rechargeable batteries include: cellular and cordless phones, direct connect phones (such as Nextel devices), smartphones (such as blackberry devices), PDAs, two-way radios, digital cameras, laptop computers, cordless power tools, and battery chargers.

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