Aniseed Oil EP MSDS Section 1: Chemical Product and Company Identification Product Name: Aniseed Oil EP Catalog Codes: SLA2044 CAS#: 8007-70-3 RTECS: BZ4200000 TSCA: TSCA 8(b) inventory: Aniseed Oil EP CI#: Not available. Synonym: Oil Star Anise Chinese, FCC; Illicium Verum Hook Oil Aniseed; Star oil (Illicium verum hook, F.); Star Anise Oil (Illicium veru hook, F.) Chemical Name: Aniseed Oil Chemical Formula: Not available. Section 2: Composition and Information on Ingredients Composition: Name CAS # % by Weight Aniseed Oil EP 8007-70-3 100 Toxicological Data on Ingredients: Aniseed Oil EP: ORAL (LD50): Acute: 2250 mg/kg [Rat]. DERMAL (LD50): Acute: >5000 mg/kg [Rabbit]. Section 3: Hazards Identification Potential Acute Health Effects: Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant), of eye contact (irritant), of inhalation. Slightly hazardous in case of skin contact (permeator), of ingestion. Potential Chronic Health Effects: CARCINOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available. MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Mutagenic for bacteria and/or yeast. TERATOGENIC EFFECTS: Not available. DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY: Not available. Repeated or prolonged exposure is not known to aggravate medical condition. Section 4: First Aid Measures Eye Contact: Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention. Skin Contact: In case of contact, immediately flush skin with plenty of water. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse. Thoroughly clean shoes before reuse. Get medical attention. Serious Skin Contact: Wash with a disinfectant soap and cover the contaminated skin with an anti-bacterial cream. Seek medical attention. Inhalation: If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention. Serious Inhalation: Not available. Ingestion: Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband. Get medical attention if symptoms appear. Serious Ingestion: Not available. Section 5: Fire and Explosion Data Flammability of the Product: Combustible. Auto-Ignition Temperature: Not available. Flash Points: CLOSED CUP: 83.333C (182F). (Tagliabue.) Flammable Limits: Not available. Products of Combustion: Not available. Fire Hazards in Presence of Various Substances: Flammable in presence of open flames and sparks, of heat. Non-flammable in presence of shocks. Explosion Hazards in Presence of Various Substances: Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact: Not available. Risks of explosion of the product in presence of static discharge: Not available. Fire Fighting Media and Instructions: SMALL FIRE: Use DRY chemical powder. LARGE FIRE: Use water spray, fog or foam. Do not use water jet. Special Remarks on Fire Hazards: Not available. Special Remarks on Explosion Hazards: Not available. Section 6: Accidental Release Measures Small Spill: Absorb with an inert material and put the spilled material in an appropriate waste disposal. Large Spill: Combustible material. Keep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Stop leak if without risk. If the product is in its solid form: Use a shovel to put the material into a convenient waste disposal container. If the product is in its liquid form: Absorb with an inert material and put the spilled material in an appropriate waste disposal. Finish cleaning by spreading water on the contaminated surface and allow to evacuate through the sanitary system. Section 7: Handling and Storage Precautions: Keep locked up.. Keep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Ground all equipment containing material. Do not ingest. Do not breathe gas/fumes/ vapor/spray. Wear suitable protective clothing. In case of insufficient ventilation, wear suitable respiratory equipment. If ingested, seek medical advice immediately and show the container or the label. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Storage: Keep container in a cool, well-ventilated area. Keep container tightly closed and sealed until ready for use. Avoid all possible sources of ignition (spark or flame). Section 8: Exposure Controls/Personal Protection Engineering Controls: Provide exhaust ventilation or other engineering controls to keep the airborne concentrations of vapors below their respective threshold limit value. Ensure that eyewash stations and safety showers are proximal to the work-station location. Personal Protection: Splash goggles. Lab coat. Vapor respirator. Be sure to use an approved/certified respirator or equivalent. Gloves. Personal Protection in Case of a Large Spill: Splash goggles. Full suit. Vapor respirator. Boots. Gloves. A self contained breathing apparatus should be used to avoid inhalation of the product. Suggested protective clothing might not be sufficient; consult a specialist BEFORE handling this product. Exposure Limits: Not available. Section 9: Physical and Chemical Properties Physical state and appearance: Liquid. Odor: Characteristic. Sweetish. Anise (Strong.) Taste: Sweet. Molecular Weight: Not available. Color: Colorless to light yellow. pH (1% soln/water): Not applicable. Boiling Point: Not available. Melting Point: 16.5C (61.7F) Critical Temperature: Not available. Specific Gravity: 0.98 @ 25 deg. C (Water = 1) Vapor Pressure: Not available. Vapor Density: Not available. Volatility: Not available. Odor Threshold: Not available. Water/Oil Dist. Coeff.: Not available. Ionicity (in Water): Not available. Dispersion Properties: See solubility in water, diethyl ether. Solubility: Soluble in diethyl ether. Insoluble in cold water, hot water. Soluble in alcohol. Section 10: Stability and Reactivity Data Stability: The product is stable. Instability Temperature: Not available. Conditions of Instability: Heat, ignition sources (flame, sparks), incompatible materials. Incompatibility with various substances: Not available. Corrosivity: Not available. Special Remarks on Reactivity: Light Sensitive. No other information found at this time. Special Remarks on Corrosivity: Not available. Polymerization: Will not occur. Section 11: Toxicological Information Routes of Entry: Absorbed through skin. Eye contact. Inhalation. Toxicity to Animals: Acute oral toxicity (LD50): 2250 mg/kg [Rat]. Acute dermal toxicity (LD50): >5000 mg/kg [Rabbit]. Chronic Effects on Humans: MUTAGENIC EFFECTS: Mutagenic for bacteria and/or yeast. Other Toxic Effects on Humans: Hazardous in case of skin contact (irritant), of inhalation. Slightly hazardous in case of skin contact (permeator), of ingestion. Special Remarks on Toxicity to Animals: Not available. Special Remarks on Chronic Effects on Humans: Not available. Special Remarks on other Toxic Effects on Humans: Acute Potential Health Effects: Skin: May cause skin irritation. Eyes: May cause eye irritation. Ingestion: May cause gastrointestinal tract irritation. Inhalation: Inhalation of mist or vapor may cause respiratory tract irritation. The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated. Section 12: Ecological Information Ecotoxicity: Not available. BOD5 and COD: Not available. Products of Biodegradation: Possibly hazardous short term degradation products are not likely. However, long term degradation products may arise. Toxicity of the Products of Biodegradation: Not available. Special Remarks on the Products of Biodegradation: Not available. Section 13: Disposal Considerations Waste Disposal: Waste must be disposed of in accordance with federal, state and local environmental control regulations. Section 14: Transport Information DOT Classification: Not a DOT controlled material (United States). Identification: Not applicable. Special Provisions for Transport: Not applicable. Section 15: Other Regulatory Information Federal and State Regulations: TSCA 8(b) inventory: Anise Oil Other Regulations: OSHA: Hazardous by definition of Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200). Other Classifications: WHMIS (Canada): Not controlled under WHMIS (Canada). DSCL (EEC): R36/38- Irritating to eyes and skin. S2- Keep out of the reach of children. S46- If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label. HMIS (U.S.A.): Health Hazard: 2 Fire Hazard: 2 Reactivity: 0 Personal Protection: h National Fire Protection Association (U.S.A.): Health: 2 Flammability: 2 Reactivity: 0 Specific hazard: Protective Equipment: Gloves. Lab coat. Vapor respirator. Be sure to use an approved/certified respirator or equivalent. Splash goggles.