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Sea Salt

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 
 

                                    

1. IDENTIFICATION OF SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION & COMPANY.

Product name: Sea Salt

Product code: 60100

Supplier: Essential Oils Direct Po Box 161 Oldham OL2 6FA

Emergency Tel No:  0161 633 3952 Emergency Contact:  Mr. David Freer.

Full MSDS library can be found at http://www.essentialoilsdirect.co.uk/msds  

2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS.

Definition/Composition: A naturally occurring salt derived from sea water.

Status: Natural             Additives: None

INCI name: Maris Sal  

                              

3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION:

Not hazardous in normal industrial use

 

4. FIRST-AID MEASURES:

Inhalation:  Remove from exposure site to fresh air. Keep at rest. Give drinks if desired

Eye contact:  Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Contact a doctor if symptoms persist.

Skin contact:  Remove contaminated clothes. Wash thoroughly with soap & water, flush with plenty of water. If irritation persists, seek medical advice.

Ingestion:  Vomiting will probably occur. Providing the patient is conscious, give plenty of liquid to drink. Seek medical advice immediately, especially if vomiting has not occurred.

Other:  When assessing action take Risk & Safety Phrases into account (Section 15) 
 

5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES.

Extinguishing media Use CO2, Dry Powder or Foam type Extinguishers, spraying recommended: extinguishing media to base of flames. Do not use direct water jet on burning material.

Special measures:  Avoid vapour inhalation. Keep away from sources of ignition. Do not smoke. Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus & protective clothing.

Extinguishing procedures:  Closed containers may build up pressure when exposed to heat and should be cooled with water spray. 
 
 

6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES.                    

Personal precautions:  Avoid inhalation & direct contact with skin & eyes. Use individual protective equipment (safety glasses, waterproof-boots, suitable protective clothing) in case of major spillages.

Environment precautions:  Keep away from drains, soils, surface & ground waters.      

Cleaning up methods  Remove all potential ignition sources. Contain spilled material. Cover for spillages: with an inert or non-combustible inorganic absorbent material, sweep up and remove to an approved disposal container. Observe state, federal & local disposal regulations. 

7. HANDLING & STORAGE.

Precautions in handling:  Apply good manufacturing practice & industrial hygiene practices, ensuring proper ventilation. Observe good personal hygiene, and do not eat, drink or smoke whilst handling.

Storage conditions:  Store in tightly closed original container, in a cool, dry & ventilated area away from heat sources & protected from light. Keep air contact to a minimum.

Fire protection:  Keep away from ignition sources & naked flames. Take precautions to avoid static discharges in working area. 

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/ PERSONAL PROTECTION.

Respiratory protection:  Avoid breathing product dust. Apply local ventilation where possible.

Ventilation:  Ensure good ventilation of working area.

Hand protection:  Avoid all skin contact. Use chemically resistant gloves if required.

Eye protection:  Use safety glasses.

Work/Hygiene practices:  Wash hands with soap & water after handling. 

9. PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL PROPERTIES.  

Appearance:  White opaque, crystalline solid 

Odour:  Essentially odourless

Melting point C:  802

  10. STABILITY & REACTIVITY.

Reactivity:  It presents no significant reactivity hazards, by itself or in contact with water. Avoid contact with strong acids, alkali or oxidising agents.  Under wet conditions, can corrode many common metals, particularly iron, aluminium and zinc

          Decomposition:  When heated to above 801C it may emit toxic fumes of chloride and sodium oxide. 

11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION.

Data not available 
 

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION.

Biodegradability:  Data not available

Precautions:  Prevent surface contamination of soil, ground & surface water. 
 

13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS.

Avoid disposing to drainage systems and into the environment. Seek expert advice. 

14. TRANSPORT REGULATIONS.

Road (ADR/RID):  n/a 

Air (IATA/ICAO):  n/a

Sea (IMDG):  n/a

CHIP:  See section 15  

15. REGULATORY INFORMATION.

Hazards:   n/a

Symbols:  n/a

Risk Phrases:  n/a

Safety Phrases:    n/a  

16. OTHER INFORMATION.

Cosmetics Directive 7th Amendment: Not restricted 

PACKAGING:

            Type                                Suitability

Glass Yes
Lacquer lined steel/tin Yes
Aluminium Yes
HPPE Yes
F/HDPE Yes
Other plastic Yes
 
 

SHELF LIFE

When stored within advised conditions, re-test after 12 months then at 6 monthly intervals up to a maximum life of 36 months. 

Q.C. REQUIREMENTS.

In-line with general product specification. Always satisfy suitability for specific application. 

The data provided in this material safety data sheet is meant to represent typical data/analysis for this product and is correct to the best of our knowledge. The data was obtained from current and reliable sources, but is supplied without warranty, expressed or implied, regarding its correctness or accuracy. It is the user's responsibility to determine safe conditions for the use of this product, and to assume liability for loss, injury, damage or expense arising from improper use of this product. The information provided does not constitute a contract to supply to any specification, or for any given application, and buyers should seek to verify their requirements and product use. 
Keywords: MSDS, Material Safety Data Sheet, Sea Salt

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