Fire Extinguisher

Researchers Design Battery With Built-In Fire Extinguisher

A Stanford University research team paper recently published by the journal Science Advances, has revealed a unique type of lithium-ion battery that contains a fire-extinguishing material, which is released if the battery gets too hot, BBC News is reporting. Lithium-ion batteries power many devices but are a known fire hazard. These newly designed batteries contain flame retardant triphenyl phosphate...