How to protect valuable waste assets from battery fires

Batteries are currently the largest fire risk to recycling and waste operations. James Mountain discusses the multiple types of risks they pose and shares the best solutions for preventing fires and ensuring site safety

by James Mountain
Even small batteries can cause difficult-to-control fires leading to damage to valuable assets. Photograph: Unsplash
Even small batteries can cause difficult-to-control fires leading to damage to valuable assets. Photograph: Unsplash

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