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MSDS - Tamanu - Calophyllum Inophyllum - Carrier Oil


TAMANU OIL
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Calophyllum / Tamanu Oil

Biological Definition

Calophyllum Inophyllum Seed oil is the fixed oil expressed from the seeds of Calophyllum inophyllum, Hypericaceae

INCI Name

Calophyllum Inophyllum Seed Oil

Synonyms & Trade Names

-

CAS-No

241148-25-4

EC No.

607-323-1

EINECS No.

607-323-1

1.2

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

 

Cosmetic agent.

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% Calophyllum Inophyllum Seed Oil  Cas. No 241148-25-4Natural product – not classed as hazardous.                                                                                                   May cause slight skin or eye irritation.

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

No specific measures; not harmful. Provide fresh air. Seek medical attention if discomfort occurs.

Ingestion 

No specific measures; not harmful. Seek medical attention if discomfort occurs.

Skin Contact 

No specific measures; not harmful. Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin with soap and water. Seek medical attention if any discomfort continues.

Eye Contact   

No specific measures; not harmful. Immediately flush with plenty of water for up to 15 minutes. Remove any contact lenses and open eyes wide apart. Get medical attention immediately. Continue to rinse.

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

 

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

Unsuitable extinguishing media: Full water jet.

5.2 

Special hazards arising from the product

 

Do not inhale vapours. Fire hazard when exposed to heat or flame. Not considered to be an explosion hazard.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

In the event of a fire, wear full protective clothing (Norme DIN EN 13034) and NIOSH-approved self-contained breathing apparatus (Norme DIN EN 138) with full face-piece operated in the pressure demand or other positive pressure mode. 

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 eyes. Avoid ingestion.

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.

 

Cover with an inert, inorganic, non-combustible absorbent material (e.g. dry-lime, sand, soda ash). Place in covered containers and dispose of in accordance with current laws and regulations.

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. Ventilate storage and preparation premises, Follow good industrial practice for housekeeping and  personal hygiene. Avoid prolonged or repeated contact with skin and eyes, wear eye protection, gloves and apron.

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.

Incompatible storage material; Plastic.  Store under nitrogen if possible.

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

 

No special measures required.

Process Conditions 

No special measures required.

Engineering Measures

Ensure working area has adequate ventilation.

Respiratory Equipment

Provide adequate ventilation. Avoid inhalation of vapours.

Hand Protection

No special measures required For prolonged use: wear gloves.

Eye Protection

No special measures required, though safety glasses recommended.

Other Protection

No special measures required.

Hygiene Measures

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

Personal Protection 

Avoid inhalation of vapours.

Skin Protection 

For prolonged use: Wear suitable protection to avoid 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

Green, viscous / pasty liquid semi solidifying when cold.
Clear green liquid when warmed. 

Colour

Green, viscous / pasty liquid semi solidifying when cold.
Clear green liquid when warmed.

Odour

Characteristic – sweet, nut note.

Relative Density

0.910  -  0.936 @ 20°C

Flash Point (°C)

>283

Refractive Index

1.458  -  1.485 @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. Soluble in oil and ethanol.

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 the recommended handling and storage conditions.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

Stable under the recommended handling and storage conditions.

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

Will not undergo exothermic polymerization.  May set off a fire.

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

Avoid heat, flames, sunlight and other sources of ignition.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

No additional data available.

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

Product does not decompose at proper handling.

11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

No additional data available.

 

Skin corrosion / irritation

May cause skin irritation – natural product.

 

Serious eye damage / irritation

May cause eye irritation – natural product.

 

Respiratory or skin sensitisation

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

 

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

No mutagenic risk.

 

Carcinogenicity

Not carcinogenic.

 

Reproductive toxicity

No repro-toxic risk.

 

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

Avoid during pregnancy.

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1 

Toxicity

 

No additional data available.

12.2 

Persistence & degradability

 

Biodegradable.

12.3 

Bioaccumulation Potential

 

Highly biodegradable.

12.4 

Mobility in soil

 

Low.  

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 at an authorised disposal facility. Product remainders should not intrude soil or waters. Do not re-use empty containers.

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

14.1 

UN number

 

UN No. Road

Not bound by transport regulation.

 

UN No. SEA

Not bound by transport regulation.

 

UN No. AIR

Not bound by transport regulation.

14.2 

UN proper shipping name

 

None. 

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

Not bound by transport regulation. 

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 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

 

An assessment has not been executed as this is not a hazardous material according to article 31 of REACH 1907/2006.

16. OTHER INFORMATION

Hazard and/or Precautionary Statements in Full

None.

Other Information

None.

Revision Date

29/07/2015

Reason for revision

New SDS

Rev No/Repl, SDS Generated

01

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