• Electrochemical Safety

What Is Thermal Runaway? (Fact Sheet)

What Is Thermal Runaway? (Fact Sheet)
In thermal runaway, a lithium-ion cell generates heat at a rate several times higher than the rate at which heat dissipates from the cell. When the temperature rises at a rate greater than 20 degrees centigrade per minute, the cell has reached thermal runaway.

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