Now it is the turn of Lenovo of to recall notebook battery packs

About 100,000 battery packs used in Lenovo Inc’s notebook computers are being recalled because they could overheat and cause a fire, media Friday quoted the company as saying. The recall involves battery packs made by Japan’s Sanyo Electric Co. and follows four reports of overheating. In one case, a user suffered minor eye irritation, the company said.

In the interests of public safety, the company said it will offer customers free-of-charge replacements for all recalled battery packs.