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batteries and cold weather



Cold weather & batteries: using batteries in extreme conditions

The main purpose of batteries is twofold: either to store energy for later, and to give off energy when you need it. This happens thanks to chemical reactions inside the cell. How does temperature...

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batteries for hearing aids



Hearing aid batteries: best practices

Zinc air hearing aid batteries provide a longer, more steady flow of power - if you use them correctly. How do hearing aid batteries work exactly? And more importantly: how do you get the most out of...

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batteries for Bednet



Panasonic Batteries supports Bednet: education from home

The new school year has kicked off. Students all over the world have returned to school after a long summer holiday. Except for children and young people who are temporarily confined to their bed due...

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Battery guide



Battery guide: how to get the most out of your batteries

What makes a battery a good battery? It depends on how you use it. How do you get the most out of your batteries? What measures can you take to improve your batteries’ performance? Read on to find...

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Back to school supplies



After the first day of school: studying (and being) on the go

With the first day of school behind us, back to school is all you and your student might be thinking of. Luckily, it’s never too late to still get some supplies for the new school year. Their go-to...

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Leakage battery safety



Battery leakage: causes and prevention

If you have a tv remote, a torch or a toy race car, you’ve definitively come to find out what hap-pens when you leave your batteries in for too long. A white, powdery crust leaks out of them, making...

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No mercury added



Mercury batteries: why they were popular - and banned

Today, there is a worldwide ban on mercury in batteries. A good measure, given their high toxicity and harmful effects to the environment. But why were mercury batteries used in the first place? And...

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types of battery



Different types of battery explained: which battery should I use?

Do you have a battery powered device in your home? Probably a few. Don’t be tempted to put in whatever battery you come across first, though. It’s always best to find out what the best battery for...

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Usage tips batteries



Battery usage tips: how to use a battery properly

Using a battery is usually pretty straightforward. Sometimes, however, a little guesswork is needed to really get the most out of your battery. How do you store batteries? Can you mix different...

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Panasonic Cirque du Soleil



New Panasonic Batteries contest in collaboration with Cirque du Soleil

What if you would win a trip to Cirque du Soleil in Las Vegas? Thanks to our renewed collaboration with Cirque du Soleil, you can bring the odds in your favour. Last year, the promotion campaign...

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Battery toys



How improved batteries help kids enjoy their battery toys more

In today’s world, toys and batteries are happily married. Mobile devices and other battery toys have become increasingly popular. Right now, almost one in five toys at home is battery-operated....

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Tipps Batteriesicherheit



Battery safety 101: what you should (and shouldn’t) do when using batteries

Batteries have come a long way. Over the years, improved technology and better design have made them a very safe and practical power source. However, they’re not completely harmless if handled...

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