Alkaline Battery FAQs2021-08-13T22:45:53+00:00
1. Can old and new batteries be mixed in a single device?2021-07-28T14:41:35+00:00

No. Never mix batteries with different best-if-used-by dates in a single device—battery leakage may occur. Replace all batteries in a device at the same time.

2. Can different battery types be mixed in a single device?2021-07-28T14:42:06+00:00

No. Never mix battery types—such as include alkaline, heavy duty, and rechargeable—in a single device. Battery leakage may occur.

3. Can batteries be stored in devices for long periods of time?2021-07-28T14:42:17+00:00

No. Batteries should be removed from any device that will be stored for long periods of time.

4. Where should batteries be stored?2021-07-28T14:42:28+00:00

Batteries should be stored in a cool, dry location. Avoid temperature extremes. Keep batteries in original package until you are ready to use them.

5. How does the cold affect batteries?2021-07-28T14:43:07+00:00

Batteries can’t deliver much power when they are cold. You may find that the flashlight kept in your car in the middle of winter casts a faint beam. Let the batteries warm up to normal temperature, and try them again before you decide to replace the batteries.

6. How should I dispose of my alkaline batteries?2021-07-28T14:43:27+00:00

Alkaline batteries can be disposed in your household waste. Never dispose of batteries in fire, as this could cause an explosion.

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