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MSDS - Vitamin E Oil (extract) 10% - Helianthus Annuus / Tocopherol - Carrier Oil


VITAMIN E OIL (INFUSED)
SAFETY DATA SHEET (SDS)

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

1.1

Product Identifier 

Product Name 

Vitamin E Oil infused

Biological Definition

Vitamn E (D-Mixed Tocopherol) infused in sunflower oil (Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil) at a ratio of 1:10

INCI Name

Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil and Tocopherol

Synonyms & Trade Names

-

CAS-No

-

EC No.

-

EINECS No.

-

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)

 

The product does not belong to any list of substances supposedly hazardous to human or animal health according to EU Regulation 1272/2008 and further amendments, nor to those having recognised exposition limits. Care should be taken when handling hot oil as it may constitute a burn hazard. Spills constitute a slippage hazard.

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

 

90% Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil Cas No. 8001-21-6 not classed as a hazardous product.

10% Tocopherol               Cas. No. 59-02-9not classed as a hazardous product

 

 

04. FIRST AID MEASURES

4.1

Description of first aid measures

Inhalation 

Not expected with this type of product. If discomfort occurs; seek medical advice.

 Ingestion

Non toxic product.  If discomfort occurs; seek medical advice.

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. 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.

5.2 

Special hazards arising from the product

 

The product may only form ignitable mixtures or burn above the flash point. Dangerous combustion products include smoke and oxides of carbon.

5.3 

Advice for firefighters

 

In case of fire; Wear self-contained breathing apparatus in confined spaces.

06. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

6.1 

Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures

 

No special precautions required. Remove sources of ignition, provide adequate ventilation, avoid contact with skin and eye contact

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. Larger spillages may be pumped.

6.4 

Reference to other sections

 

Section 8 and section 13

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. Limit oxygenation (contact with air); keep containers tightly closed.  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 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 

Wear protective equipment to protect from splashes and spills.

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, colourless to pale yellow liquid 

Colour

Colourless to pale yellow 

Odour

Characteristic  -  mild, slight

Relative Density

0.910  -  0.925 @ 20⁰C

Flash Point (°C)

>300

Refractive Index

1.465  -  1.485 @ 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

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

 

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

 

None known

10.4 

Conditions to Avoid

 

Avoid heat, flames, sunlight and other sources of ignition. Avoid high temperature warehousing and  heating at more than 60°C (for cosmetic use)  

10.5 

Incompatible materials

 

Avoid contact with strong acids, alkalis and oxidising agents.

10.6 

Hazardous Decomposition Products

 

Product does not decompose at proper handling. In fire conditions a complex mixture of irritating fumes and smoke will be evolved.




11. TOXOLOGICAL INFORMATION

11.1 

Information on toxicological effects 

 

Acute Toxicity

Nontoxic product, pharmaceutical and cosmetic use. Doesn't have any microbiological specification as it is sterilized in the refining process. Doesn't contain impurities. Not included in the list of substances prohibited in cosmetic products or subjected to restrictions, doesn't contain colorants, preservatives or UV filters (Annex II - VI of EU Regulation 1223/2009).

 

Skin corrosion / irritation

No additional data available

 

Serious eye damage / irritation

No additional data available

 

Respiratory or skin sensitisation

No additional data available

 

Germ Cell Mutagenicity

No additional data available

 

Carcinogenicity

No additional data available

 

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

No additional data available

 

Other Information

No additional data available





12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1 

Toxicity

 

Low

12.2 

Persistence & degradability

 

> 90% (OECD)

12.3 

Bioaccumulation Potential

 

None

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

 

Wherever possible recover all spillages. 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 applicable – non toxic product 

 

UN No. SEA

Not applicable – non toxic product 

 

UN No. AIR

Not applicable – non toxic product 

14.2 

UN proper shipping name

 

No additional data available 

14.3 

Transport hazard class(es)

 

Not restricted under Road (ADR), Rail (RID), Sea (IMDG) and Air (ICAO) transport in drums or food tanks   

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

 

An assessment has not been executed..




16. OTHER INFORMATION

Hazard and/or Precautionary Statements in Full

None

Other Information

None

Revision Date

13/07/2015

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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