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MSDS - Ho Leaf - Cinnamomum camphora - Essential Oil


HO LEAF ESSENTIAL OIL
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Ho Leaf Oil

Biological Definition

Cinnamomum Camphora Linalooliferum Leaf Oil is an essential oil obtained from the leaves of the Camphor Tree, Cinnamomum camphora (L.) var. linalooliferum, Lauraceae. Syn. Ho leaf oil

INCI Name

Cinnamomum Camphora Linalooliferum Leaf Oil

Synonyms & Trade Names

-

CAS-No

91745-89-0

EC No.

294-760-2

EINECS No.

294-760-2

1.2

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

 

No additional data available.

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 are displayed in Section 16.

Classification (EC 1272/2008)

 

Physical and Chemical Hazards : Not classified.

Human health Asp. : Skin Irrit. 2 - H315, Eye Irrit. 2 - H319

Environment : Not classified

2.2 

Label Elements 

Label in accordance with (EC) No 1272/2008   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   GHS07

 

Signal Word

Warning

Contains

Linalool

Hazard Statements

 

H315 Causes skin irritation

H319 Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements

 

P305/351/338 If in eyes wash cautiously in water for several minutes, remove contact lenses if present and easy to do

Supplementary Precautionary Statements

 

-

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

No additional data available





03. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

3.2

Mixtures

 

90.0-98.0% Linalool CAS-No.: 78-70-6 EC No.: 201-134-4

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008) Acute Tox. 5 - H303, Skin Irrit. 2 - H315, Aquatic Acute 3 - H402

 

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

Remove from exposure area to fresh air. Contact a doctor if necessary.

 Ingestion

Wash mouth out with water and obtain medical advice immediately.

Skin Contact 

Remove contaminated clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Seek medical advice if irritation persists or there is any sign of tissue damage.

Eye Contact   

Flush with plenty of water and seek medical advice if necessary.

4.2

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed

 

No additional data available.

4.3

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

 

No additional data available.




05. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES

5.1 

Extinguishing Media

 

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

5.2 

Special hazards arising from the product

 

None.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

Wear protective clothing. Avoid inhalation of vapours.
Closed containers may build up pressure when exposed to heat and should be cooled with water spray
.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

Maintain good occupational and personal hygiene. Avoid contact with skin and eyes
.

6.2 

Environmental Precautions

 

Do not discharge directly into drains or soil. Keep away from surface and ground water.

6.3 

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up.

 

Soak up spillage with sand or other inert material. Transfer soaked material to suitable waste container and dispose according to prevailing regulations.

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

 

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

7.2 

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

 

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.

7.3 

Specific end use(s) 

 

No additional data available.

08. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

8.1 

Control parameters 

 

Linalool (CAS: 78-70-6) Ingredient Comments : No exposure limits noted for ingredient(s).  

8.2 

Exposure controls 

Protective Equipment

 

 

Process Conditions 

Provide eyewash station.

Engineering Measures

Provide adequate ventilation.

Respiratory Equipment

Not normally required. Avoid breathing product vapour. Apply local ventilation where possible.

Hand Protection


Avoid all skin contact. Use chemically resistant gloves if required

Eye Protection

Use safety glasses if required.

Other Protection

Wear appropriate clothing to prevent any possibility of skin contact.

Hygiene Measures

Wash hands with soap & water after handling.

Personal Protection 

Use personal protection according to Directive 89/686/EEC.

Skin Protection 

Wear apron or protective clothing in case of splashes.

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

Mobile liquid

Colour

Colourless

Odour

Linalolic, floral

Relative Density

0.8560 to 0.8650 @ 20
°C

Flash Point (°C)

72°C

Refractive Index

1.4600 to 1.4640 @ 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

Auto-ignition temperature (°C)

No additional data available

9.2 

Other information 

 

No additional data available.




10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

10.1 

Reactivity

 

No dangerous reactions known.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

It presents no significant reactivity hazards, by itself or in contact with water.

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

No additional data available

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

Avoid storage temperatures over 25C. Avoid sparks & open flames.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

Avoid contact with strong acids, alkali or oxidising agents.

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

Liable to cause smoke & acrid fumes during combustion: carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide & other non-identified organic compounds may be formed.




11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

Acute oral toxicity: Oral-rat LD50  3270 mg/kg FCT  2, 327 (1964).

Acute dermal toxicity: Skin-rabbit LD50 > 5000 mg/kg FCT. 12, 917 (1974).

 

Skin corrosion / irritation

Category 2 under GHS & CLP.

 

Serious eye damage / irritation

Category 2 under CLP. Wear face/eye protection when handling

 

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

Not photo-toxic.

 

Other Information

No additional data available





12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1 

Toxicity

 

Ecotoxicity: No available weight-of-evidence summary indicating groundwater toxicity.

12.2 

Persistence & degradability

 

Degradability : No 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 release into the environment. Collect waste into suitable containers and contact hazardous chemical disposal company.




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

 

-

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

Not classified

14.4 

Packing group

 

Not classified

14.5 

Environmental hazards

 

Not classified.

14.6 

Special precautions for user

 

None.

14.7 

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

 

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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

H315 Causes skin irritation

H319 Causes serious eye irritation.

Other Information

None

Revision Date

08/09/15

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.

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