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MSDS - Cedarwood Virginian - Juniperus virginiana - Essential Oil


CEDARWOOD (Virginian) ESSENTIAL OIL
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Cedarwood Oil Virginian.

Biological Definition

Juniperus Virginiana Wood Oil is an essential oil obtained from the wood and twigs of the Red Cedar, Juniperus virginiana L., Cupressaceae. It contains chiefly cedrene and cedral (cedar camphor)

INCI Name

Juniperus Virginiana Wood Oil

Synonyms & Trade Names

-

CAS-No

85085-41-2

EC No.

285-370-3

EINECS No.

285-370-3

1.2

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

 

Industry use only.

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 

 

The full text for all hazard statements displayed in Section 16.

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008)

 

Acute toxicity - Oral Category 4 - (H302)

Aspiration toxicity Category 1 - (H304)

Acute aquatic toxicity Category 1 - (H400)

Chronic aquatic toxicity Category 1 - (H410)

2.2 

Label Elements 

Label in accordance with (EC) No 1272/2008   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    GHS07    GHS08    GHS09

Environmentally damaging

 

Signal Word

Danger.

Contains

THUJOPSENE, ALPHA CUPARENE

Hazard Statements

 

H302 - Harmful if swallowed.

H304 - May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways.

H410 - Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Precautionary Statements

 

P301 + P310 - IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

P273 - Avoid release to the environment.

P501 - Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.

Supplementary Precautionary Statements

 

None.

2.3

Other Hazards 

PBT or vPvB according to Annex XIII

No additional data available.

Adverse physio-chemical properties

No additional data available.

Adverse effects on human health

Causes mild skin irritation.





03. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

3.1

Substances

 

 

35-45% THUJOPSENECAS-No: 470-40-6 EC No: 207-426-8

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008): Asp. Tox. 1 (H304),   (EFFA) Aquatic Acute 1 (H400) (EFFA), Aquatic Chronic 1, (H410) (EFFA)

 

 

 

15-25% CEDROLCAS-No: 77-53-2 EC No: 201-035-6

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008): Aquatic Acute 2 (H401) (EFFA),    Skin Irrit. 3 (316) (EFFA)

Aquatic Chronic 2 (H411) (EFFA),   Flam 4 (H227)

 

 

 

10-20% ALPHA CEDRENECAS-No: 469-61-4 EC No: 207-418-4

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008): Aquatic Acute 1 (H400) (EFFA),   Skin Irrit. 3 (316) (EFFA), Aquatic Chronic 1 (H410) (EFFA),   Aquatic Acute 1 (H400),               Skin Irrit. 3 (H316),    Aquatic Chronic 1 (H410)

 

 

 

2-6% BETA CEDRENECAS-No: 46-28-1 EC No: N/A

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008): Skin Irrit. 3 (H316),  Aquatic Acute (H401),  Aquatic Chronic 1 (H410)

 

 

 

2-6% ALPHA CUPARENECAS-No: 56324-31-3 EC No: N/A

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008): Acute Tox. 4 (H302) (EFFA)

 

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

Move to fresh air in case of accidental inhalation of vapours. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. If not breathing, give artificial respiration.

 Ingestion

Do not induce vomiting without medical advice. Clean mouth with water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical attention.

Skin Contact 

Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash off immediately with soap and plenty of water. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Consult a physician if necessary.

Eye Contact   

Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes.

Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists:

Get medical advice/attention.

4.2

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed

 

None known.

4.3

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

 

Treat symptomatically.




05. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES

5.1 

Extinguishing Media

 

Suitable extinguishing media: use CO2, dry chemical of Foam.

5.2 

Special hazards arising from the product

 

Thermal decomposition can lead to release of irritating and toxic gases and vapours. Hazardous combustion products Irritating or toxic substances may be emitted upon burning, combustion, or decomposition.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective suit. Use personal protective equipment as required.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

Ensure adequate ventilation, especially in confined areas. Use personal protection recommended in Section 8.

6.2 

Environmental Precautions

 

Collect spillage. Prevent any material from entering drains or waterways.

6.3 

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up.

 

Methods for Containment

Contain and collect spillage with non-combustible absorbent material, (e.g. sand, earth, diatomaceous earth, vermiculite) and place in container for disposal according to local / national regulations (see Section 13).

Methods for cleaning up

Cover liquid spill with sand, earth or other non-combustible absorbent material. Sweep up and shovel into suitable containers for disposal.

6.4 

Reference to other sections

 

Wear protective clothing as described in Section 8 of this safety data sheet.

07. HANDLING AND STORAGE

7.1 

Precautions for safe handling

 

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Ensure adequate ventilation, especially in confined areas.

7.2 

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

 

Storage conditions: keep containers tightly closed in a dry, cool and well ventilated place.

7.3 

Specific end use(s) 

 

Risk Management Methods (RMM):The information required is contained in this Material Safety Data Sheet.

08. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

8.1 

Control parameters 

 

Derived No Effect Level (DNEL) No information available

Predicted No Effect Concentration (PNEC) No information available

 

8.2 

Exposure controls 

Protective Equipment

 

 

Process Conditions 

Provide eyewash station.

Engineering Measures

Ensure adequate ventilation, especially in confined areas.

Respiratory Equipment

Ensure adequate ventilation. Breathing apparatus should not be necessary.

Hand Protection

Wear gloves to avoid skin contact.

Eye Protection

Avoid contact with eyes. Wear safety glasses with side shields (or goggles).

Other Protection

Wear suitable protective clothing, to avoid skin contact.

Hygiene Measures

Good personal hygiene practices are always advisable, especially when working with chemicals / oils.  Store personal protective equipment in a clean place, away from the work area. Never eat, drink or smoke during use. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before re-using. Ensure that there is adequate ventilation, especially in confined areas

Personal Protection 

Use personal protection according to Directive 89/686/EEC. Ensure protective equipment is clean and has been properly maintained.

Skin Protection 

Avoid skin contact. Wear suitable protective clothing.

Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

Environmental Exposure Controls 

Avoid discharging into drainage water. Only eliminate by authorised companies.





09. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

9.1 

Information on basic physical and chemical properties 

Appearance

Liquid, pale yellow to dark yellow.

Colour

Pale yellow to dark yellow.

Odour

Characteristic.

Relative Density

0.943  -  0.963 @ 20°C

Flash Point (°C)

> 100.0

Refractive Index

1.501  -  1.511 @ 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

No additional data available.

Auto-ignition temperature (°C)

No additional data available.

9.2 

Other information 

 

No additional data available.




10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

10.1 

Reactivity

 

No additional data available.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

Stable under the recommended handling and storage conditions.

Explosion data

Sensitivity to Mechanical Impact None.

Sensitivity to Static Discharge None.  

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

None under normal conditions of use.

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

Avoid extremes of temperature and direct sunlight.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

No additional data available.

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

None under normal conditions of use.




11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

Product does not present an acute toxicity hazard based on known or supplied information.

Inhalation No data available.

Eye Contact No data available.

Skin Contact No data available.

Ingestion No data available.

 

The following values are calculated based on chapter 3.1 of the GHS document

ATEmix (oral) 500.00

Unknown acute toxicity

100 % of the mixture consists of ingredient(s) of unknown toxicity.

96 % of the mixture consists of ingredient(s) of unknown acute oral toxicity.

100 % of the mixture consists of ingredient(s) of unknown acute dermal toxicity.

100 % of the mixture consists of ingredient(s) of unknown acute inhalation toxicity (gas)

100 % of the mixture consists of ingredient(s) of unknown acute inhalation toxicity (vapour)

100 % of the mixture consists of ingredient(s) of unknown acute inhalation toxicity (dust/mist)

 

CEDROLDermal LD50  > 5g/kg (Rabbit)

 

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

 

21 % of the mixture consists of components(s) of unknown hazards to the aquatic environment.

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

 

No additional data available.

12.6 

Other adverse effects

 

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




13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

13.1 

Waste treatment  methods

 

Do not pour into drains or waterways.

Disposal of wastes

Disposal should be in accordance with applicable regional, national and local laws and regulations.

Contaminated packaging

Improper disposal or reuse of this container may be dangerous and illegal.




14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

14.1 

UN number

 

UN No. Road

UN3082

 

UN No. SEA

UN3082

 

UN No. AIR

UN3082

14.2 

UN proper shipping name

 

ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S.

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

ADR/RID/ADN Class:  9: Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles.

IMDG Class:9

ICAO Class/Division:9

 

Transport Labels

 

Image result for miscellaneous dangerous goods 9

 

14.4 

Packing group

 

ADR/RID/ADN Packing group III

IMDG Packing group III

ICAO Packing group III

14.5 

Environmental hazards

 

Environmentally Hazardous Substance/Marine Pollutant

 

 

14.6 

Special precautions for user

 

None.

14.7 

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

 

No additional data available.





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).

Guidance Notes

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

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

 

No additional information available.




16. OTHER INFORMATION

Hazard and/or Precautionary Statements in Full

H400 - Very toxic to aquatic life

H410 - Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects

H316 - Causes mild skin irritation

H304 - May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways

H401 - Toxic to aquatic life

H302 - Harmful if swallowed

H411 - Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects

H227 - Combustible liquid

Other Information

None

Revision Date

26/07/2016

Reason for revision

Updated into new SDS format

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.

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