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MSDS - Sandalwood Australian - Santalum spicatum - Essential Oil


SANDALWOOD (Australian) ESSENTIAL OIL
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Sandalwood Oil Australian   

Biological Definition

Santalum Spicata Wood Oil is an essential oil obtained from the wood of the Australian Sandalwood, Santalum spicata, Santalaceae. 

INCI Name

Santalum Spicata Wood Oil

Synonyms & Trade Names

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CAS-No

8024-35-9

EC No.

296-618-5

EINECS No.

296-618-5

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 displayed in Section 16.

Human health

May cause skin irritation and allergic skin reaction.

Environment

The product contains a substance which may cause long term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.

Classification (EC 1272/2008)

 

Physical hazards: Not Classified.

Health hazards: Skin Sens. 1 – H317. May cause skin irritation and allergic skin reaction.

Environmental hazards:Aquatic Chronic 3 – H412. May cause long term adverse effects to  the                                           aquatic environment.

2.2 

Label Elements 

Label in accordance with (EC) No 1272/2008   

 

GHS07

Signal Word

Warning.

Contains

Farnesol

Hazard Statements

 

H317 May cause an allergic skin reaction.

H412 Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Precautionary Statements

 

P272 Contaminated work clothing should not be allowed out of the workplace.

P273 Avoid release to the environment.

P280 Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.

P261 Avoid breathing vapour/spray.

P321 Specific treatment (see medical advice on this label).

P302+352 IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.

P333+313 If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention.

P363 Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

P501 Dispose of contents/container to …

Supplementary Precautionary Statements

 

None.

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

 

<1.0% Farnesol CAS-No; 4602-84-0EC No: 226-004-1

 

Classification (EC 1272/2008): Skin Irrit. 2 - H315,  Eye Irrit. 2 - H319,  Skin Sens. 1 - H317

 

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

Move affected person to fresh air at once. Get medical attention if any discomfort continues.

Ingestion 

DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING! Immediately rinse mouth and drink plenty of water (200-300 ml). Get medical attention if any discomfort continues.

Skin Contact 

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

Eye Contact   

Rinse immediately with plenty of water. Remove any contact lenses and open eyelids wide apart. Continue to rinse for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if any discomfort continues.

4.2

Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed

 

Skin contactSkin irritation.

4.3

Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed

 

No additional data available.

05. FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES

5.1 

Extinguishing Media

 

Suitable extinguishing media - Foam, carbon dioxide or dry powder.

Unsuitable extinguishing media - Water.

5.2 

Special hazards arising from the product

 

No additional data available.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

Special Fire Fighting Procedures

Smother to exclude air. Handle as an oil fire.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

Wear protective clothing as described in Section 8 of this safety data sheet.

6.2 

Environmental Precautions

 

Do not discharge into drains, water courses or onto the ground.

6.3 

Methods and material for containment and cleaning up.

 

Contain and absorb spillage with sand, earth or other non-combustible material. Collect and place in suitable waste disposal containers and seal securely. Label the containers containing waste and contaminated materials and remove from the area as soon as possible. Wash thoroughly after dealing with a spillage.

6.4 

Reference to other sections

 

Wear protective clothing as described in section 8.

07. HANDLING AND STORAGE

7.1 

Precautions for safe handling

 

Avoid spilling, skin and eye contact.

7.2 

Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities

 

Keep in a cool, dry, well ventilated area.

7.3 

Specific end use(s) 

 

No additional data available.

08. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION

8.1 

Control parameters 

 

No additional data available.  

8.2 

Exposure controls 

Protective Equipment

 

   

Process Conditions 

Provide eyewash station.

Engineering Measures

Provide adequate ventilation.

Respiratory Equipment

None required for normal usage, but if vapour becomes high then use approved respirator.

Hand Protection

Chemical-resistant, impervious gloves complying with an approved standard should be worn.

Eye Protection

Eyewear complying with an approved standard should be worn. E.g. Chemical splash goggles or face shield.

Other Protection

Wear appropriate clothing to prevent any possibility of skin contact. Wear apron or protective clothing in case of contact. Eye wash and safety shower (recommended) to be available in case of emergency. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.  

Hygiene Measures

No specific hygiene procedures recommended but good personal hygiene practices should always be observed when working with chemical products.

Personal Protection 

Avoid inhalation and contact with skin and eyes.

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

Clear liquid, pale yellow to dark yellow.

Colour

Pale yellow to dark yellow.

Odour

Characteristic.

Relative Density

0.930 - 0.980 @ 20⁰C

Flash Point (°C)

No additional data available.

Refractive Index

1.498 - 1.518 @ 20⁰C

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

No additional data available.

Auto-ignition temperature (°C)

No additional data available.

9.2 

Other information 

 

No additional data available.

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

10.1 

Reactivity

 

No additional data available.

10.2 

Chemical stability

 

Stable at normal temperature conditions and recommended use.

10.3 

Possible hazardous reactions

 

No additional data available.

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

Avoid heat, flames and other sources of ignition.

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

Avoid Strong oxidising agents.

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

No additional data available.

11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Skin corrosion / irritation

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Serious eye damage / irritation

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Respiratory or skin sensitisation

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Carcinogenicity

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Reproductive toxicity

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

STOT-single exposure

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

STOT-repeated exposure

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Aspiration hazard

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Photo-toxicity

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

 

Other Information

We have no data available on this product. It must be considered, handled and should be dealt with the highest possible caution.

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1 

Toxicity

 

We have no data regarding ecotoxicity, but it must be considered that this product may be dangerous for the environment.

12.2 

Persistence & degradability

 

No additional 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

 

No additional data available.

13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

13.1 

Waste treatment  methods

 

Dispose of waste to licensed waste disposal site in accordance with the requirements of the local Waste Disposal Authority and national regulations.

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION

14.1 

UN number

 

UN No. Road

Not regulated.

 

UN No. SEA

Not regulated.

 

UN No. AIR

Not regulated.

14.2 

UN proper shipping name

 

Not regulated.

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

ADR/RID/ADN Not Regulated.

IMDG Not Regulated.

ICAO Not regulated.

 

14.4 

Packing group

 

ADR/RID/ADN Packing group – Not regulated.

IMDG Packing group – Not regulated.

ICAO Packing group – Not regulated.

14.5 

Environmental hazards

 

No additional data available.

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.

H317 May cause an allergic skin reaction.

H319 Causes serious eye irritation.

H412 Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Other Information

None.

Revision Date

21/09/2016

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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