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MSDS - Walnut - Juglans Regia - Carrier Oil


WALNUT OIL (REFINED)
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Walnut Oil Refined

Biological Definition

Juglans Regia Seed Oil is the oil derived from the nut meats of the Walnut, Juglans regia L., Juglandaceae.

INCI Name

Juglans Regia Seed Oil

Synonyms & Trade Names

-

CAS-No

8024-09-7 / 84012-43-1

EC No.

- / 281-688-1

EINECS No.

273-313-5

1.2

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

 

Component of:-  Food, Animal Food, Cosmetic Products, Pharmaceutical Products

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% Juglans Regia Seed Oil - Cas No: 8024-09-7/84012-43-1        Not classed as a hazardous substance.

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

None.

 Ingestion

None.

Skin Contact 

Wash skin with soap and water. Seek medical attention if any discomfort occurs.

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

 

Not Flammable.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

None.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

No special precautions required.

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.

 

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 remainings of the product 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

 

No additional data available.

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

 

No special protective measures required.

Process Conditions 

No special measures required.

Engineering Measures

No special measures required.

Respiratory Equipment

No special measures required.

Hand Protection

No special measures required.

Eye Protection

No special measures required.

Other Protection

No special measures required.

Hygiene Measures

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

Personal Protection 

No special measures required.

Skin Protection 

No special measures 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, light yellow/brown. 

Colour

Light yellow/brown.

Odour

Characteristic.

Relative Density

0.921  -  0.925 @ 20°C

Flash Point (°C)

> 300

Refractive Index

1.475  -  1.480 @ 20°C

Melting Point (°C)

No additional data available.

Boiling Point (°C)

> 350

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

 

None.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

Chemically stable.

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

None.

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

None.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

None.

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, no negative impact to be expected.

 

Serious eye damage / irritation

In compliance with generally accepted uses and quantities, no negative impact to be expected.

 

Respiratory or skin sensitisation

In compliance with generally accepted uses and quantities, no negative impact to be expected.

 

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

There is no expected negative impact.

 

Carcinogenicity

There is no expected negative impact.

 

Reproductive toxicity

There is no 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

No additional data available.

 

 





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

 

Do not allow product to enter streams, sewers or other waterways. Water Hazard Class: WGK 1.




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.

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

14.1 

UN number

 

UN No. Road

Not necessary – non toxic product. 

 

UN No. SEA

Not necessary – non toxic product. 

 

UN No. AIR

Not necessary – non toxic product. 

14.2 

UN proper shipping name

 

None. 

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

None. 

14.4 

Packing group

 

None.

14.5 

Environmental hazards

 

No additional data available.

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

30/08/2016

Reason for revision

New SDS.

Rev No/Repl, SDS Generated

01

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