On January 9, 2019, the Thailand Ministry of Industry published mandatory Standard TIS 2879-2560 prescribing safety requirements for portable power banks. This Standard entered into force on January 9, 2019.
The Standard covers safety requirements for:
The following products are excluded from the scope of this standard:
This Standard sets out safety requirements, testing, marking, and required warnings and instructions for the use for portable power banks and any portable energy-storage devices containing secondary batteries.
The standard states that safety and testing requirements for the portable power banks including cells and batteries used to assemble the products also must comply with the requirements in TIS 2217 and TIS 1561.
The official documents can be found here.
The information has been prepared by the GMA Consult Group team.
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