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Lithium Chip 15.6 Dia x 0.45t mm for Li-ion Battery R&D 2000 pcs/ bottle - EQ-Lib-LiC45

For Sale within the Continental US Only
Item Number: EQ-Lib-LiC45
GROUND Only transportation regardless of shipping method selected
Lithium chip is widely used for Li-ion and Li metal rechargeable battery R&D, Please click link below to see a paper published in Nature Communication" which use MTI metal foil:     
High rate and stable cycling of lithium metal anode
Jiangfeng QianWesley A. HendersonWu XuPriyanka BhattacharyaMark Engelhard,, Oleg Borodin Ji-Guang Zhang

Purity 99.9% Lithium
Melting Point 180.5 °C
  • 0.534 g/cm3
  • Silver
  • 15.6mm x .45mm (diameter x thickness)
Net Weight & Package
  • 150g/bottle (around 2000 pcs/ bottle)
  • Packed a steel container filled under dry room ( RF < 2%)
  • Chip sealed in Al can which is vacuum-sealed in Al bag
  • Clean the surface of the lithium foil using a nylon brush/stainless steel scalpel until a shiny silvery surface appears (inside an argon glovebox).
Shipping Limitations
  • Shipments of lithium foil are described as “UN 1415, Lithium, 4.3, PG I"
    All shipments are Hazard Class 4.3 and require “Dangerous when wet” labels.
    Sea Class 4.3 (IMDG)
    Road, Rail Class 4.3 11a (RID/ADR)
Safety Data Sheet     
  • Package must be open inside a glove box with Argon Gas and moisture less than 2%RH.
  • MTI only sells Li chip within the USA and does not accept international order due to restrictions on hazard material exportation!!!
  • Operation and Storage: Lithium is very active in the air, please carefully read the SDS carefully.
  • Lithium chip maybe oxidized during handling and storage.  if you find any oxidation on the surface of Li-chip,  please use sand paper to remove it before using.
  • Chip will have passivation layer, from our customer experience, remove the passivation layer will increase your battery capacity
  • If the Li metal is stored in mineral oil, please refer to this guide on How to clean mineral oil off Lithium metal using anhydrous Toluene
  • The lithium chips were packed in the dry room with <2%RH. Therefore, slight increase of O2 PPM level might be seen in the glove box when the can is opened. Please keep purging the glove box with ultra-high purity Ar until required O2 PPM level is reached.
 Q &A
  • Why Can not sell in small package?   A: Small package will cost more from manufactuer
  • Why Li-Chip so expensive ?     A:   Because shipping regulation from packing to shipping will cost 90% or more.

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