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MSDS - Jojoba - Simmondsia chinensis - Carrier Oil


JOJOBA OIL (ORGANIC)
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Jojoba Oil Organic.

Biological Definition

Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil is the fixed oil expressed or extracted from seeds of the desert shrub, Jojoba, Simmondsia chinensis, Buxaceae.

INCI Name

Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil.

Synonyms & Trade Names

-

CAS-No

90045-98-0

EC No.

289-964-3

EINECS No.

289-964-3

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 

 

Not classed as a hazardous substance.

Classification (EC 1272/2008)

 

Not classed as a hazardous substance.

2.2 

Label Elements 

Label in accordance with (EC) No 1272/2008   

 

  No labelling required.

Signal Word

None.

Contains

Contains no hazardous substances.

Hazard Statements

 

None.

Precautionary Statements

 

None.

Supplementary Precautionary Statements

 

None.

2.3

Other Hazards 

PBT or vPvB according to Annex XIII

No additional data available.

Adverse physio-chemical properties

None.

Adverse effects on human health

None.

 

 





03. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

3.1

Substances

 

100% Simmondsia Chinensis Seed Oil  - Cas# 90045-98-0, EC 289-964-3. Not classed as a hazardous product.

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

None.

 Ingestion

None.

Skin Contact 

Clean skin with water and soap.

Eye Contact   

Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Check for and remove any contact lenses. Continue to rinse for at least 10 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation occurs.

4.2

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed

 

No symptoms known.

4.3

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

 

None.




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

 

Do not use direct water jet on burning material.

This product is made up of inflammable material with low risk. The product may only form ignitable mixtures or burn only upon heating above the flash point. However, minor contamination by lightly volatile hydrocarbons may increase the hazard. Ignition hazard at welding at the empty container.

Dangerous combustion residues: smoke, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.

 

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

In the case of fire: Use respirator.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

Remove sources of ignition, provide adequate ventilation, avoid contact with skin and eye contact.

6.2 

Environmental Precautions

 

No special measures required. Dispose of in line with Local authority guidelines.

6.3 

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up.

 

Land Spill -

Shut off source. Prevent product from entering sewerage, water courses or low lying areas. Take measures to reduce or prevent effects on ground water.

Gather product mechanically if possible. Bind remaining material with sand or other appropriate absorbent and remove. Dispose of product and contaminated absorbents in suitable containers, as directed in section 13.

Water Spill –

Confine the spill immediately with booms. Warn other ships. Notify port and other relevant authorities. Remove from the surface by skimming or with suitable absorbents. In running waters, apply appropriate dispersants in accordance with local regulation.

6.4 

Reference to other sections

 

None.

07. HANDLING AND STORAGE

7.1 

Precautions for safe handling

 

Keep containers leak proof closed and dry. Protect against sun/light. Prevent spills and leakages to avoid slip hazard.

7.2 

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

 

Intrusion into soil to be avoided. Store the product in cool (max. at room temperature) and well-ventilated environment and keep away from sources of ignition. Provide suitable mechanical equipment for the safe handling of drums and heavy packages. Electrical equipment and fittings must comply with local regulations.

7.3 

Specific end use(s) 

 

No additional data available.

08. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

8.1 

Control parameters 

 

None. 

8.2 

Exposure controls 

Protective Equipment

 

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      Goggles                 Gloves                  Overalls 

Process Conditions 

No special measures required.

Engineering Measures

Provide adequate ventilation.

Respiratory Equipment

No special measures required.

Hand Protection

No special protection required.

Eye Protection

No special protection required.

Other Protection

Slip proof shoes may be worn in event of spillages.

Hygiene Measures

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

Personal Protection 

No special protection required.

Skin Protection 

No special protection required.

Environmental Exposure Controls 

Avoid discharging into drainage water.





09. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

9.1 

Information on basic physical and chemical properties 

Appearance

Clear liquid. 

Colour

Light yellow to yellow.

Odour

Characteristic.

Relative Density

0.860  -  0.875 @ 20°C

Flash Point (°C)

>295°C

Refractive Index

1.460  -  1.470 @ 20°C

Melting Point (°C)

12°C

Boiling Point (°C)

<225 @ 760 mm Hg

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

 

Oxidation with atmospheric oxygen. Formation of free fatty acids.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

The product is stable.

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

Reacts with oxidants.

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

Keep away from heat sources, open flames and sunlight.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

Avoid contact with strong oxidants such as liquid chlorine and concentrated oxygen.

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

Product does not decompose at proper handling.




11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

In compliance with generally accepted uses and quantities are no negative

impacts to be expected.

LD50 oral: not determined

LD50 dermal: not determined

LC50: not determined

Inhalation: There is not expected negative impact.

Ingestion: There is not expected negative impact..

Skin contact: There is not expected negative impact.

Eye contact: There is not expected negative impact.

 

Skin corrosion / irritation

In compliance with generally accepted uses and quantities are no negative impacts to be expected.

 

Serious eye damage / irritation

In compliance with generally accepted uses and quantities are no negative impacts to be expected.

 

Respiratory or skin sensitisation

In compliance with generally accepted uses and quantities are no negative impacts to be expected.

 

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

There is not expected negative impact.

 

Carcinogenicity

There is not expected negative impact.

 

Reproductive toxicity

There is not expected negative impact.

 

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

None.





12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1 

Toxicity

 

No additional data available.

12.2 

Persistence & degradability

 

Biologically well degradable.

12.3 

Bioaccumulation Potential

 

Possible. 

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

 

No additional data available.




13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

13.1 

Waste treatment  methods

 

Collect and dispose of waste product in accordance with local authority guidelines. Product remainders should not intrude soil or waters.




14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

14.1 

UN number

 

UN No. Road

Not applicable - Non hazardous product. 

 

UN No. SEA

Not applicable - Non hazardous product. 

 

UN No. AIR

Not applicable - Non hazardous product. 

14.2 

UN proper shipping name

 

No additional data available. 

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

No additional data available. 

14.4 

Packing group

 

No additional data available.

14.5 

Environmental hazards

 

No hazard label necessary – non hazardous product. 

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 defined.





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 Practice

Classification and Labelling of Substances and Preparations Dangerous for Supply.

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

None -  non hazardous product.

Other Information

None.

Revision Date

23/02/2016 

Reason for revision

New format and updated SDS.

Rev No/Repl, SDS Generated

02

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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