Originally Posted by raptor22
I was arguing could happen that a while back. Elemental lithium burns like hell (hotter than magnesium), and burns alot faster under water. But everyone says "no, its only a lithium compound". Well, why does it burn white then? The anion is Li!
There are no deep, dark secrets here. Manufacturers are required by law to state exactly what chemicals are included in cells sold to the public. All Li-poly manufacturers are consistent in showing no Li metal in the cells.