MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET.
1. IDENTIFICATION OF SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION & COMPANY.
Product name: Lemon Oil 30399
2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS.
DEFINITION/BOTANICAL ORIGIN: Lemon Oil is obtained by the cold pressing of lemon peel
H-No: 3301.33 CAS No: 8008-56-8 Status: natural
CoE No: 139 FEMA: 2625 Additives: none
FDA: §182.20 IFRA: restricted Application:
RIFM: monograph EINECS: 284-515-8 Pharm. Eur Name:
INCI name: CITRUS MEDICA LIMONUM FCC IV: official
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION:
R10 Flammable liquid
Concentrated product. Do not ingest. Observe good housekeeping procedures.
4. FIRST-AID MEASURES:
INHALATION: Remove from exposure site to fresh air. Keep at rest. Obtain medical attention.
EYE CONTACT: Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 mins. Contact a doctor if symptoms persist.
SKIN CONTACT: Remove contaminated clothes. Wash thoroughly with soap & water, flush with plenty of water. If irritation persists, seek medical advice.
INGESTION: Rinse mouth out with water. Seek medical advice immediately.
OTHER: When assessing action take Risk & Safety Phrases into account (Section 15)
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES.
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA RECOMMENDED: Use CO2, Dry Powder or Foam type Extinguishers, spraying extinguishing media to base of flames. Do not use direct water jet on burning material.
SPECIAL MEASURES: Avoid vapour inhalation. Keep away from sources of ignition. Do not smoke. Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus & protective clothing.
EXTINGUISHING PROCEDURES: Closed containers may build up pressure when exposed to heat and should be cooled with water spray.
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES.
PERSONAL PRECAUTIONS: Avoid inhalation & direct contact with skin & eyes. Use individual protective equipment (safety glasses, waterproof-boots, suitable protective clothing) in case of major spillages.
ENVIRONMENT PRECAUTIONS: Keep away from drains, soils, surface & groundwaters.
CLEANING UP METHODS FOR SPILLAGES: Remove all potential ignition sources. Contain spilled material. Cover with an inert or non-combustible inorganic absorbent material, sweep up and remove to an approved disposal container. Observe state, federal & local disposal regulations.
7. HANDLING & STORAGE.
PRECAUTIONS IN HANDLING: Apply good manufacturing practice & industrial hygiene practices, ensuring proper ventilation. Observe good personal hygiene, and do not eat, drink or smoke whilst handling. Avoid static discharges.
STORAGE CONDITIONS: Store in tightly closed original container, in a cool, dry & ventilated area away from heat sources & protected from light. Keep air contact to a minimum.
FIRE PROTECTION: Keep away from ignition sources & naked flames. Take precautions to avoid static discharges in working area.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/ PERSONAL PROTECTION.
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Avoid breathing product vapour. Apply local ventilation where possible.
VENTILATION: Ensure good ventilation of working area.
HAND PROTECTION: Avoid all skin contact. Use chemically resistant gloves if required.
EYE PROTECTION: Use safety glasses.
WORK/HYGIENE PRACTICES: Wash hands with soap & water after handling.
9. PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL PROPERTIES.
COLOUR: Pale yellow to greenish yellow
APPEARANCE: Mobile liquid
ODOUR: Characteristic of fresh lemon peel
FLASH-POINT °C: 45-53
SPECIFIC GRAVITY AT 200C: 0.8480 to 0.8650
REFRACTIVE INDEX @ 20°C: 1.4650 TO 1.4850
10. STABILITY & REACTIVITY.
REACTIVITY: It presents no significant reactivity hazards, by itself or in contact with water. Avoid contact with strong acids, alkali or oxidising agents.
DECOMPOSITION: Liable to cause smoke & acrid fumes during combustion: carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide & other non-identified organic compounds may be formed.
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION.
LD50 >5.0g/Kg (oral) rat; >5g/Kg (dermal) rabbit.
Irritation/Sensitation-nil at 10% (human) and nil as 100%. 1/2000 dermatitis patients were sensitive to lemon oil.
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION.
BIODEGRADABILITY: Data not available
PRECAUTIONS: Prevent surface contamination of soil, ground & surface water.
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS.
Avoid disposing to drainage systems and into the environment. Seek expert advice.
14. TRANSPORT REGULATIONS.
Road (ADR/RID: Class 3 item 31/c RID No 301; ADR RN N/2301
Air (IATA/ICAO): Class 3 Packaging group III UN 1993
SEA (IMDG): 3036-1 Class 3 UN No: 1993
CHIP: See section 15
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION. According to Directive 88/379/EEC
RISK PHRASES: R10
SAFETY PHRASES: Flammable liquid
16. OTHER INFORMATION.
Conc. % Limits:
Lacquer lined steel/tin
Min 12 months when stored within advised conditions.
In-line with general product specification. Always satisfy suitability for specific application.
Retest after 6 months.
The data provided in this material safety data sheet is meant to represent typical data/analysis for this product and is correct to the best of our knowledge. The data was obtained from current and reliable sources, but is supplied without warranty, expressed or implied, regarding its’ correctness or accuracy. It is the user's responsibility to determine safe conditions for the use of this product, and to assume liability for loss, injury, damage or expense arising from improper use of this product. The information provided does not constitute a contract to supply to any specification, or for any given application, and buyers should seek to verify their requirements and product use.|