Cover DIN EN 60086-4 VDE 0509-4:2008-07

DIN EN 60086-4 VDE 0509-4:2008-07

* German Language Version *

Primary batteries

Part 4: Safety of lithium batteries

(IEC 60086-4:2007); German version EN 60086-4:2007
Class/Status: Standard, withdrawn
Released: 2008-07
VDE Art. No.: 0509006


The concept of safety is closely related to safeguarding the integrity of people and property. This standard specifies tests and requirements for lithium batteries and has been prepared in accordance with ISO/IEC guidelines, taking into account all relevant national and international standards which apply.
Lithium batteries are different from conventional primary batteries using aqueous electrolyte in that they contain flammable materials.