HAZARD ALERT: Dangerous; water-reactive; explosion risk; flammable solid. Use a Class D fire extinguisher or have a generous supply of dry sand to use as a fire extinguisher. Corrosive to skin, eyes and respiratory tract. Possible reproductive/fertility hazard.
Storage: Inorganic #1 under dry kerosene or dry oil. Store in a Flinn Chem-Saf™ Bag and then inside a Flinn Saf-Stor™ Can.
Shelf Life: Indefinite if stored safely. Do not store or use near water.
Soluble: In water and acids releasing hydrogen gas.
*Packaged under mineral oil in plastic bottles, and then in a metal can for safer storage.
CAS No. 7439-93-2
Flinn Catalog/Reference Manual Page 97
Flinn Middle School Catalog/Reference Manual Page 57
Lithium Sticks, 2.5 g
(Both package sizes packaged under mineral oil in plastic bottles,and then in a metal canfor safer storage.)