Now, if you do not know what a lithium coin battery is, then you’ve come to the right place. Because I’m going to share a little bit about it. Plus some safety tips on how you can keep your family safe using the new Duracell Lithium Coin battery with a bitter coating.

With that being said, Duracell now contains a non-toxic, bitter coating designed to help discourage swallowing! This bitter coating is available in battery sizes 2032, 2025, and 2016. These have a diameter of 20mm, which is similar to the size of a child’s esophagus.

In addition, Duracell has a double blister design packaging, making it nearly impossible to open without scissors.

How to Keep Your Family Safe with Duracell Lithium Coin Battery

How Duracell Lithium Coin Works

Now, if you do not know what a lithium coin battery is, then you’ve come to the right place. Because I’m going to share a little bit about it. Plus some safety tips on how you can keep your family safe using the new Duracell Lithium Coin battery with a bitter coating.

With that being said, Duracell now contains a non-toxic, bitter coating designed to help discourage swallowing! This bitter coating is applied to battery sizes 2032, 2025, and 2016. These have a diameter of 20mm, which is similar to the size of a child’s throat.

So, if your child accidentally puts one in their mouth, they will quickly spit it out!

In addition, Duracell has a double blister design packaging, making it nearly impossible to open without scissors.

How to Keep Your Family Safe with Duracell Lithium Coin Battery

How to Keep Your Family Safe with Duracell Lithium Coin Battery

How to keep your children safe using FIRST key steps:

  1. Find out which devices in your home contain lithium coin batteries.  Store those devices away and out of reach of children.
  2. Inspect the devices for any that don’t have screw-on compartments and seal them with tape.
  3. Remove expired batteries and place them away safely and out of reach of children until you can recycle them properly. 
  4. Select lithium coin products with safety features. Such as child secure packaging and a non-toxic bitter coating designed to help prevent accidental ingestions.
  5. Team up with friends and family to spread this information and help keep children safe. 

 

Devices to Look Out For:

Keep Safe this Holiday Season with Duracell

With the holiday season upon us, you may not think twice about objects in your home that may be powered by lithium coin batteries. For example, string lights, holiday ornaments, greeting cards with sound, and of course certain toys, could contain lithium coin batteries.

On top of that, even household items, like a thermometer, kitchen scales, garage openers,  and remotes!

Head to London Drugs to be one of the first to try out the new Duracell Lithium Coin batteries with bitter coating and ensure your household is aligned with the latest safety standards.

Happy Holidays 😀