Essential Oils Direct Logo
UK AROMATHERAPY SUPPLIES
Essential Oils, Carrier Oils, Base Products, Bottles & Jars and much more.
ESTABLISHED 1993

Printer Friendly Tell a Friend

MSDS - Amyris - Amyris balsamifera - Essential Oil


AMYRIS ESSENTIAL OIL
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

01.  IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION & THE COMPANY/UNDERTAKING

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Amyris Oil  

Biological Definition

Amyris Balsamifera Bark Oil is the volatile oil distilled from the bark of the tree, Amyris balsamifera, Rutaceae.

INCI Name

Amyris Balsamifera Bark Oil

Synonyms & Trade Names

-

CAS-No

8015-65-4 / 90320-49-3

EC No.

- / 291-076-6

EINECS No.

- / 291-076-6

1.2

Relative identified uses of the substance or mixture and uses advised against

 

Flavours. Fragrances.

1.3

Details of the supplier of the safety data sheet 

 

Essential Oils Direct Ltd  13 Parkside Industrial Estate,  Royton, Oldham OL2 6DS - Reg No 04199912 

1.4 

Emergency Tel. No.  

+ 44 (0) 161 633 3952









02. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

2.1

Classification of the substance or mixture 

 

No additional data available.

Classification (EC 1272/2008)

 

Hazardous to the Aquatic Environment - Long-term Hazard Category 3

H412, Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

2.2 

Label Elements 

Label in accordance with (EC) No 1272/2008   

 

None.

Signal Word

None.

Contains

No additional data available.

Hazard Statements

 

H412  Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Precautionary Statements

 

P273, Avoid release to the environment.

P501, Dispose of contents/container to approved disposal site, in accordance with local

regulations.

Supplementary Precautionary Statements

 

None.

2.3

Other Hazards 

PBT or vPvB according to Annex XIII

None.

Adverse physio-chemical properties

None.

Adverse effects on human health

None.





03. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

3.1

Substances

 

1.5% trans-NerolidolCas. No: 40716-66-3

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008):EDI 2-EH A1-EH C1;H319- H410,-

 

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

Remove from exposure site to fresh air, keep at rest, and obtain medical attention.

 Ingestion

Rinse mouth with water and obtain medical attention.

Skin Contact 

Remove contaminated clothes. Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Contact physician if

irritation persists.

Eye Contact   

Flush immediately with water for at least 15 minutes. Contact physician if symptoms persist.

4.2

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed

 

None expected, see Section 4.1 for further information.

4.3

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

 

None expected, see Section 4.1 for further information.




05. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES

5.1 

Extinguishing Media

 

Extinguishing media: Carbon dioxide (CO2). Dry Chemical Powder. Foam.

5.2 

Special hazards arising from the product

 

In case of fire, may be liberated: Carbon monoxide, Unidentified organic compounds.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

Avoid inhalation. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. See protective measures under Section 7 and 8.

6.2 

Environmental Precautions

 

Do not discharge into drains, water courses or onto the ground. Dispose of in line with Local authority guidelines.

6.3 

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up.

 

Remove ignition sources. Provide adequate ventilation. Avoid excessive inhalation of vapours. Contain spillage immediately by use of sand or inert powder. Dispose of according to local regulations.

6.4 

Reference to other sections

 

Section 8 - Exposure controls/personal protection for further information on personal precautions.

Section 13 - Disposal Considerations for further information on waste treatment.

07. HANDLING AND STORAGE

7.1 

Precautions for safe handling

 

Keep away from heat, sparks, open flames and hot surfaces. - No smoking. Use personal protective equipment as required. Use in accordance with good manufacturing and industrial hygiene practices. Use in areas with adequate ventilation Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product.

7.2 

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

 

Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed. Keep cool. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical, ventilating and lighting equipment. Use only non-sparking tools. Take precautionary measures against static discharge.

7.3 

Specific end use(s) 

 

Flavours,Fragrances: Use in accordance with good manufacturing and industrial hygiene practices.

08. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

8.1 

Control parameters 

 

None.

8.2 

Exposure controls 

Protective Equipment

 

   https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRUX2ZZZc52EoGTPCsPmU24BOMpgC2QMNuYAN4jwRp9eX7pBgjCHw       http://www.hse.gov.uk/workplacetransport/images/mandatory-overalls-2.gif

Process Conditions 

Ensure area is well ventilated. Avoid vapour inhalation.

Engineering Measures

No additional data available.

Respiratory Equipment

Under normal conditions of use and where adequate ventilation is available to prevent build up of excessive vapour, this material should not require special engineering controls. However, in conditions of high or prolonged use, or high temperature or other conditions which increase exposure, the following engineering controls can be used to minimise exposure to personnel: a) Increase ventilation of the area with local exhaust ventilation. b) Personnel can use an approved, appropriately fitted respirator with organic vapour cartridge or canisters and particulate filters. c) Use closed systems for transferring and processing this material. Also refer to Sections 2 and 7.    

Hand Protection

Wear protective gloves/eye protection/face protection

Eye Protection

Wear protective gloves/eye protection/face protection

Other Protection

Wear suitable protection to avoid contact with skin and eyes. Do not inhale vapours.

Hygiene Measures

Good personal hygiene practices are always advisable, especially when working with chemicals / oils.

Personal Protection 

Avoid inhalation of the product. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

Skin Protection 

Wear protective clothing to reduce the risk of skin and eye contact.

Environmental Exposure Controls 

Avoid discharging into drainage water.





09. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

9.1 

Information on basic physical and chemical properties 

Appearance

Viscous liquid, pale yellow to yellow gold.  

Colour

Pale yellow to yellow gold.

Odour

Characteristic – sweet, woody.

Relative Density

0.946 – 0.978 @20°C

Flash Point (°C)

> 100

Refractive Index

1.500 – 1.512 @20°C

Melting Point (°C)

No additional data available.

Boiling Point (°C)

No additional data available.

Vapour Pressure

No additional data available.

Solubility in Water @20°C

Insoluble in water.

Auto-ignition temperature (°C)

No additional data available.

9.2 

Other information 

 

No additional data available.




10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

10.1 

Reactivity

 

Presents no significant reactivity hazard, by itself or in contact with water.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

Good stability under normal storage conditions.

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

Not expected under normal conditions of use.

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

Avoid extreme heat.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

Avoid strong acids, alkalis and oxidising agents

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

Not expected.




11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

This material does not meet the criteria for classification for health hazards under Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008.

Assumed Toxicity Value (LD50 or ATE) for Acute Oral Toxicity:  N/A

Assumed Toxicity Value (LD50 or ATE) for Acute Dermal Toxicity: N/A Assumed Toxicity Value (LC50 or ATE) for Acute Inhalation Toxicity: N/A Inhalation Route: N/A

Refer to Section 2 for additional information.

 

Skin corrosion / irritation

No additional data available.

 

Serious eye damage / irritation

No additional data available.

 

Respiratory or skin sensitisation

No additional data available.

 

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

No additional data available.

 

Carcinogenicity

No additional data available.

 

Reproductive toxicity

No additional data available.

 

STOT-single exposure

No additional data available.

 

STOT-repeated exposure

No additional data available.

 

Aspiration hazard

No additional data available.

 

Photo-toxicity

No additional data available.

 

Other Information

No additional data available.





12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1 

Toxicity

 

Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

 

12.2 

Persistence & degradability

 

No additional data available.

12.3 

Bioaccumulation Potential

 

No additional data available.

12.4 

Mobility in soil

 

No additional data available.  

12.5 

Results of PBT and vPvB Assessment

 

This substance does not meet the PBT/vPvB criteria of REACH, annex XIII.

12.6 

Other adverse effects

 

Do not allow product to enter streams, sewers or other waterways.




13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

13.1 

Waste treatment  methods

 

Dispose of in accordance with local regulations. Avoid disposing into drainage systems and into the environment. Empty containers should be taken to an approved waste handling site for recycling or disposal.

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

14.1 

UN number

 

UN No. Road

Not classified. 

 

UN No. SEA

Not classified. 

 

UN No. AIR

Not classified. 

14.2 

UN proper shipping name

 

None. 

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

None. 

14.4 

Packing group

 

None.

14.5 

Environmental hazards

 

Not environmentally hazardous for transport.

14.6 

Special precautions for user

 

See sections 6 8. 

14.7 

Transport in bulk according to Annex II of MARPOL73/78 and the IBC code

 

Not classified.





15. REGULATORY INFORMATION

15.1 

Safety, health and environmental regulations/legislation specific for the substance or mixture

 

Statutory Instruments

The Chemicals (Hazard Information and Packaging for Supply) Regulations 2009 (S.I 2009 No. 716).

Approved Code of Practise

Classification and Labelling of Substances and Preparations Dangerous for Supply. Safety Data Sheets for Substances and Preparations.

Guidance Notes

CHIP for everyone HSG(108). Workplace Exposure Limits EH40

EU Legislation

Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), establishing a European Chemicals Agency, amending Directive 1999/45/EC and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No 793/93 and Commission Regulation (EC) No 1488/94 as well as Council Directive 76/769/EEC and Commission Directives 91/155/EEC, 93/67/EEC, 93/105/EC and 2000/21/EC, including amendments.

15.2 

Chemical safety assessment

 

A Chemical Safety Assessment has not been carried out for this product.




16. OTHER INFORMATION

Hazard and/or Precautionary Statements in Full

H412  harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Other Information

None.

Revision Date

17/08/2016

Reason for revision

New SDS.

Rev No/Repl, SDS Generated

01

DISCLAIMER: This information relates only to the specific material designated and may not be valid for such material used in combination with any other materials or in any process. Such information is, to the best of the company's knowledge and belief, accurate and reliable as of the date indicated. However, no warranty guarantee or representation is made to its accuracy, reliability or completeness. It is the user's responsibility to satisfy himself as to the suitability of such information for his own particular use.

Keywords: Essential Oil, MSDS, Aromatherapy, Amyris, Amyris balsamifera