UL Xplorlabs: Connecting Scientists With Educators Through Webinars to Strengthen Education

November 10, 2020: The Science and Practice of UL Xplorlabs

February 5, 2021

Tom Chapin at a presentation

The Science of Extraction to E-waste

This webinar was led by Underwriters Laboratories Vice President of Research Tom Chapin, Ph.D.

In this interactive webinar, Dr. Chapin described the chemistry of lithium-ion batteries and their associated hazards, including how and why failure occurs. He explained how failure impacts the battery design lifecycle and the global battery supply chain. He discussed activities to minimize or mitigate these risks.

View the webinar recording and learn more here.