Frequently Asked Questions

Following Q&A will teach you everything you wanted to know about batteries and how to optimize the usage.

Always replace all batteries at once and when you replace the battery please check the battery box.
The main difference between a zinc battery and an alkaline battery is the type of electrolyte used in both batteries.
There is the possibility that the measurement was executed wrongly. Please make sure that the plus pole and the minus pole are measured with the corresponding measuring ends of the voltmeter. If they are switched, there will be a negative voltage. If the poles of your voltmeter are correctly connected, there is a possibility that the battery suffered a phenomenon called “polarity reversal”. This is a rare phenomenon that can happen at the end of a discharge with 2 or more batteries in series.
To properly dispose the battery please consult and follow the rules of your local government.
In case of skin, eye contact with alkaline solution or electrolyte from zinc carbon battery: irrigate exposed skin with clear tepid water for at least 15 minutes, if irritation, injury or pain persists, contact a physician. If there is contact with the eye, do not rub the eyes, but flush the eyes with clear tepid water for at least 15 min.
Mixed use or leaving the battery in the appliance can cause battery leakage.
The Ideal temperature for our primary batteries is between 5°C up to 45°C. 
Yes the batteries weight does change during usage.
No, please never mix batteries from different types, brand or equipment.
This should be avoided at any time. When the battery has been in a washing machine, it is no longer fit to use. Please dispose this battery.

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