Here at MTO Battery we take Hazardous materials very seriously. Below is information and links which can assist you in legally shipping your package to us.
SEGWAY® Lithium battery packs have a high enough lithium content to be fully regulated in all modes of transportation. They cannot be shipped without proper packaging, declaration, and labeling. When shipping please be certain to follow all shipping regulations. Failure to do so will result in package refusal and/or reporting to DOT.
DOT Helpline Phone Number: 202-366-4433
DOT Address: U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration East Building, 2nd Floor 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE Washington, DC 20590
As of 2/6/2015 the UN identification number for Lithium Battery is UN3480. Look this item up in the CFR49 for a complete listing of the regulations.
Information provided on this page is believed to be accurate but not guaranteed. We urge you to contact the manufacturer to be certain you have the latest MSDS as a newer version may be available. If you have any doubt on ANYTHING with your shipment you should contact DOT directly at the number above for assistance. For liability purposes MTO Battery cannot advise or direct you on detailed shipping requirements. Information provided shall not be interpreted as training or partnership in preparing your shipment. MTO Battery is not affiliated or endorsed by DOT. Shipper is 100% responsible for knowing the laws and abiding by them.
In compliance with the right to know act we are proving you with MSDS Sheets for our batteries.
Please note that we no longer ship hazardous materials outside of the United States. If you require shipping outside of the USA we recommend you work with a freight forwarder to accomplish shipping.
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