Atomic number: 3
Weight: 6.941
Natural State: Solid
Density: .534gm-3
Melting Point: 356.7 F

Lithium is used in cell phone batteries instead of carbon because it it more efficient and holds a better charge.

Chile is the leading provider of lithium. It is processed by being extracted from water then bonded with oxygen. It can be recycled by sending the battery to plants that safely get rid of them. It is a toxic if ingested.

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