MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET1. IDENTIFICATION OF SUBSTANCE 1. Label Name :EUGENOL USP 2. Hazard Code :Xi IRRITANT 3. CAS No. :97-53-0 4. EINECS Code :202-589-1 5. COE No. :171 6. FDA No. :184.1257 7. FEMA No. :2467 8. Extra 1 :R38 Handa Fine Chemicals, Nottingham NG16 1RU Tel: +44 115 976 2676 Fax:+44 115 979 7334 http://www.handafc.com/; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
2. COMPOSITION INFORMATION
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Aromatic Chemical.
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
R38 - Irritating to skin
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
First Aid - Eyes: Irrigate copiously with water for at least 10 minutes. If irritation persists obtain medical advice.
First aid- skin: Wash affected area with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing. Seek medical advise if irritation persists.
First aid- indigestion: Rinse mouth with water. Obtain medical advice immediately.
First aid- inhalation: Remove the individual to fresh air. Obtain medical advice.
General: Seek medical advice if necessary
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA Carbon Dioxide, Dry Powder, Foam. Do not use water.
6. ACCIDENT RELEASE MEASURES
PERSONAL PRECAUTIONS Avoid inhalation of vapours. Ensure sufficient ventilation. Breathing apparatus is recommended in the event of a large spill.
ENVIRONMENTAL PRECAUTIONS Do not discharge into drains/surface waters/groundwater. Do not allow entry to soil.
CLEANING UP METHODS Soak up in absorbent material e.g. sand. Do not use combustible material such as sawdust for soaking up spillage.
DISPOSAL Use a registered waste contractor. Be aware of your local regulations.
7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling Ensure area is well ventilated. Avoid direct inhalation. Avoid contact with skin or eyes. Rags used for wiping up spills should be disposed of promptly, as cases of rags spontaneously combusting are known of. handle and open container with care
Storage Store in full dry airtight containers away from sources of heat and light. Avoid sources of ignition.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION In well ventilated areas respiratory protection is not normally required. In confined, poorly ventilated area respiratory protection may be necessary.
HAND PROTECTION Wear impervious gloves
EYE PROTECTION Wear eye protection. e.g. Safety glasses/goggles
9. PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Physical state :Mobile Liquid
Appearance :Colourless to pale yellow
Flash Point :100
S.G. :1.064 - 1.070 at 25 Deg C
R.I. :1.5400 - 1.5420 at 25 Deg C
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
STABILITY Stable at ambient temperatures.
CONDITIONS TO AVOID Avoid sources of ignition. Avoid temperatures in excess of 25 deg C. Avoid excessive contact with air.
MATERIAL TO AVOID Strong acids and /or alkalis Oxidising agents.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS Carbon monoxide and unidentified organic compounds may form during combustion.
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
ORAL LD50 (from Literature) >2650 mg/kg (rat).
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Prevent contamination of soil, ground and surface water.
No special methods are necessary but disposal should comply with local regulations. Avoid disposing into drainage systems and the environment.
14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
RID/ADR :See section 1.
IMDG :See section 1.
ICAO/IATA :See section 1.
CHIP :See section 15.
EEC NUMBER :See section 1.
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
Classified as irritant. Hazard symbol Xi.
16. OTHER INFORMATION
The information in this MSDS is prepared from the best knowledge available to us. We do not accept any liability for loss, injury or damage which may result from itís use.