Frequently Asked Questions

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

Mixed use or leaving the battery in the appliance can cause battery leakage.
By recycling your batteries, you actively help reduce landfill waste. Up to 90% of the materials in Panasonic batteries can be reused to make new batteries or processed in other industries.
Mixing batteries causes an imbalance in the energy flow. Some batteries will overcompensate this by discharging faster than usual - greatly reducing their lifespan.
Batteries are best stored at room temperature. Extreme heat or cold can significantly reduce battery life.
Each battery has specific characteristics, depending on their chemical composition. Zinc carbon is a cheap battery for basic low-drain devices. Alkaline deliver good, dependable power (usable for any type of device, depending on the alkaline type). Lithium technology is a stable technology for smaller, yet demanding appliances. Zinc Air provide long-lasting, continual power.
Immediately head to the nearest emergency room. Avoid drinking or eating before a doctor has provided a decent diagnosis.
Battery leakage can be caused by various problems. Read on to learn more.
Yes, the batteries' weight does change during usage.
No. Do not use batteries in water or in vacuum conditions - this will cause them to rust and short-circuit.
No. Condensation could cause damage to your batteries. Avoid putting batteries under extreme temperatures at all times.