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With Lithium Ion Battery Use on the Rise, Tips for How to Discard

WGN9 CHICAGO: Lithium-ion batteries are highly flammable and pose a fire hazard not only to our homes but also to recycling and waste facilities. Dr. Bryan Staley joined WGN to talk about the dangers these batteries present and what we can do to help.

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