The Kenwood TK-2360/3360 portable will now have an intrinsically safe (IS) option available so that the radio is approved for both Classes I, II and II, Division 1, Groups C, D, E, F and G and non-incendive use in Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C and D hazardous conditions. The new KNB-40LCV IS battery is an IS certified 1950 mAh Lithium Ion battery for use with the TK-2360/3360 hand held radios with the IS option. This expands the range of IS certified portables offered by Kenwood for specialized business, industrial and government applications.