Under no circumstances should batteries be incinerated, as fire can cause an explosion. Last updated 2018-04-10 Comments are intended for "commenting," an open discussion amongst site visitors.
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Table 1: Do’s and don’ts summary of how to use, maintain and dispose of batteries.
Now I would like to replace the battrey as the lifetime of the battrey has become too short.
Sometimes battery-powered devices use battery power even they are charging, so they “drain” batteries when charging.
Some don’t, they use external power source such as power from the charger, then these kinda devices don’t “drain” batteries when charging.
Thus this page needs updating and separate columns for the different types of Lithium based cells… My laptop has an option to turn off the battery charger while remaining plugged in (and operating).
While I understand removing the battery is the best way to prolong life, I prefer to keep my battery in the laptop so I don’t lose work in case of a power glitch or failure.