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MSDS - Neem - Melia Azadirachta - Carrier Oil


NEEM OIL
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Neem Oil.

Biological Definition

Melia Azadirachta Seed Oil is the oil expressed from the seeds of the Neem Tree, Melia azadirachta L., Meliaceae.

INCI Name

Melia Azadirachta Seed Oil.

Synonyms & Trade Names

Neem Oil

CAS-No

8002-65-1 / 90063-92-6

EC No.

- / 290-052-2

EINECS No.

- / 290-052-2

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 

 

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   

 

  None.

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% Melia Azadirachta Seed Oil Cas No: 8002-65-1 / 90063-92-6   not classed as a hazardous product

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

Move the exposed person to fresh air at once. Seek medical attention if any discomfort continues.

 Ingestion

Rinse mouth with water. Seek medical attention if any discomfort occurs.

Skin Contact 

Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin with soap and water. Seek medical attention if any discomfort continues.

Eye Contact   

Immediately flush with plenty of water for up to 15 minutes. Remove any contact lenses and open eyes wide apart. Seek medical attention immediately. Continue to rinse.

4.2

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed

 

Not applicable.

4.3

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

 

Not applicable.

05. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES

5.1 

Extinguishing Media

 

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

 

Unsuitable extinguishing media: water spray.

5.2 

Special hazards arising from the product

 

None.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

Combustible material. Limit the spread of oil. Treat as an oil (edible fat) fire. Stay away from containers. Cool fire exposed containers with water. If possible, remove containers close to the fire. Use air supplied equipment for fighting interior fires.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

Use protective gloves, goggles and suitable protective clothing. Remove sources of ignition, provide adequate ventilation and avoid contact with skin and eye.

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.

 

Soak up spillage with sand or other inert material. Transfer soaked material to suitable waste container and dispose according to prevailing regulations. If spillage on water occurs; Remove from the surface with suitable adsorbent material. Disposal according to UK/EU Environmental regulations.

6.4 

Reference to other sections

 

Please refer to Section 8 - Exposure controls/personal protection for further information on personal precautions. Please refer to Section 13 - Disposal Considerations for further information on waste treatment.

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. Keep away from strong oxidising agents, sources of ignition and pen flames.

7.2 

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

 

Store in tightly closed original container, in a cool (max room temperature) dry & ventilated area away from heat sources. Protect from freezing and direct sunlight. Keep air contact to a minimum. Intrusion into the soil to be avoided.

7.3 

Specific end use(s) 

 

No additional data available.

08. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

8.1 

Control parameters 

 

This product, as supplied, does not contain any hazardous materials with occupational exposure limits established by the region specific regulatory bodies.

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

Use adequate ventilation.

Hand Protection

Use chemically resistant gloves if there is a risk of direct contact or splashing.

Eye Protection

Wear safety goggles or face shield if risk of splashing.

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 

Wear appropriate clothing to prevent possibility of skin contact.

Skin Protection 

Wear appropriate clothing to prevent possibility of skin contact.

Environmental Exposure Controls 

Avoid discharging into drainage water.

09. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

9.1 

Information on basic physical and chemical properties 

Appearance

Oily liquid. Free from suspended solvents. 

Colour

Brown to greenish brown.

Odour

Characteristic – typical neem.

Relative Density

Approx.  0.937  @ 20°C

Flash Point (°C)

>100°C

Refractive Index

Approx.  1.467 @ 40°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. Soluble in vegetable oils.

Auto-ignition temperature (°C)

No additional data available.

9.2 

Other information 

 

No additional data available.

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

10.1 

Reactivity

 

Stable under normal conditions of use.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

Stable under the recommended handling and storage conditions.

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

None under normal conditions of use.

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

None.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

Avoid contact with strong acids, alkalis and oxidising agents.

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

Does not decompose at proper handling.

11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

LD50 oral: >5g/kg

LD50 dermal: >2g/kg

 

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

LC50:0.72mg/l

 

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

Non mutagenic.

 

Carcinogenicity

Non carcinogenic.

 

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

None.

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1 

Toxicity

 

No additional data available.

12.2 

Persistence & degradability

 

Readily biodegradable.

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

 

Collect and dispose of waste product in accordance with local authority guidelines using a hazardous chemical disposal company. Product remainders should not intrude soil or waters.

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

14.1 

UN number

 

UN No. Road

Non hazardous product – not restricted. 

 

UN No. SEA

Non hazardous product – not restricted. 

 

UN No. AIR

Non hazardous product – not restricted. 

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

 

Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18th Dec 2006 Concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), establishing a European Chemicals Agency, amending Directive 199/45/EC and repealing  Council Regulation Council Regulation (EEC) No793/93 and Commission Regulation (EC) No  1488/94 as well as Council Directive 76/769/EEC and Commission Directives 91/155/EEC, 93/67/EEC, and 93/105/EEC and 2000/21/EC including amendments. 

15.2 

Chemical safety assessment

 

non hazardous product according to article 31 of REACH 1907/2006.

16. OTHER INFORMATION

Hazard and/or Precautionary Statements in Full

None  -  non hazardous product.

Other Information

None.

Revision Date

07/02/2017 

Reason for revision

Updated specification .

Rev No/Repl, SDS Generated

02, replaces 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.