EPBA launches awareness campaign on button battery safety

BRUSSELS, 19 December 2018 — The European Portable Battery Association (EPBA) launched today an awareness campaign addressed to parents on the safe use of button batteries. EPBA developed an animated video (https://youtu.be/nwLLFJUcphw) which gives parents all the necessary information on the safe use of button and coin cells. It also highlights the steps to be taken in case a child has swallowed such a battery.