Lithiumstart Evaluation – Press Release
Pyrophobic Systems Ltd., Barrie, ON has provided Lithiumstart Inc., San Francisco, CA a set of injection moulded polymeric composite materials, IntuPlas, to evaluate it’s effectiveness to contain a cascading runaway lithium battery fire. Lithiumstart designs and builds cutting edge lithium ion Energy Storage Systems (ESS).
PyroPhobic Systems Ltd. is a material science company with unique, proprietary intumescent, fire resistant, thermoplastic technologies that are injection molded to form fire resistant battery pack components that contain the spread of runaway lithium batteries. To learn more, contact
PyroPhobic Systems, Ltd.
649 Welham Road
Barrie, ON, Canada
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