Recently, South Korea revised the law on the safety management of electrical appliances and household goods Button dry battery included in the control scope of KC certification From November 15, 2020 It will come into effect, and its control scope includes Cylindrical battery and button cell At the same time, if the end products contain cylindrical batteries and button batteries, the batteries used must also pass KC certification before they can be sold in the Korean market.
Certification control requirements are as follows:
(1) Cylindrical batteries and button batteries need KC certification separately before they can be exported to Korea.
(2) When it comes to the use of cylindrical battery and button battery products, the battery needs to obtain KC certification first, then the whole product can be sold normally.
(3) The specific applicable standards for cylindrical batteries and button batteries have not yet been promulgated and will be updated after further consultation.
The official announcement of South Korea is as follows: