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To: JerseyDvl

White Phosphorus. Does not require air to burn, and will burn until it is consumed.


17 posted on 12/10/2012 1:06:56 PM PST by Tijeras_Slim
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To: Tijeras_Slim

Acually white phosphous does require air to burn. The issue is, it will burn spontainiously in air until you seal it from air. Water, dirt, or retardants have no effect. Not a good thing to have on you.


22 posted on 12/10/2012 1:23:17 PM PST by bosco24
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