MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

SECTION I IDENTIFICATION

 

MANUFACTURER NAME

THE ESSENTIAL OIL COMPANY

EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NO.

800-729-5912

ADDRESS

8225 SE 7TH AVE, PORTLAND, OREGON 97202 USA

 

CHEMICAL NAME AND SYNONYMS

OIL CITRONELLA

TRADE NAMES AND SYNONYMS

CITRONELLA OIL, CYMBOPOGON NARDUS OIL, CYMBOPOGON WINTERIANIS OIL

CAS NUMBER

8000-29-1

FORMULA

ESSENTIAL OIL

SECTION II

FIRE, EXPLOSION AND REACTIVITY DATA

 

FLASH POINT CLOSED CUP METHOD

175.00 °F ( 79.44 °C. )

 

 

 

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA

FOG CO2 yes FOAM yes DRY CHEMICAL yes

 

 

 

DOT HAZARD CLASSIFICATION

NONE

 

 

 

SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES

COOL CONTAINERS EXPOSED TO FLAME WITH WATER

 

 

 

UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS

NONE. MATERIAL IS NOT PYROPHORIC, DOES NOT REACT WITH WATER, NOT AN OXYGEN DONOR, MATERIAL IS SHOCK STABLE

 

 

 

HAZARDOUS COMBUSTIBLE OF DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS

FORMS CARBON MONOXIDE AND/OR DIOXIDE UPON BURNING

 

 

 

STABILITY

NORMALLY STABLE

 

 

 

CONDITIONS TO AVOID

EXCESSIVE HEAT

 

 

 

MATERIALS TO AVOID

STRONG OXIDIZING AGENTS

 

 

 

HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION PRODUCTS

NONE

 

 

 

SECTION III

PHYSICAL DATA

 

 

 

ODOR APPEARANCE AND PHYSICAL STATE

 

 

 

BOILING POINT MIXED

MELTING POINT
LIQUID

SPECIFIC GRAVITY (H2O = 1)

0.8500 – 0.9200

 

 

VAPOR PRESSURE NOT FOUND

SOLUBILITY IN H2O
INSOLUBLE

VAPOR DENSITY (AIR =1)

GREATER THAN AIR

 

 

SECTION IV

PROTECTION INFORMATION

 

 

 

RESPIRATORY

AS WITH ALL MATERIALS AVOID CASUAL BREATHING OF VAPORS

VENTILATION

LOCAL EXHAUST IS RECOMMENDED TO AVOID CASUAL BREATHING OF VAPORS

 

 

EYE

USE OSHA APPROVED SAFETY GLASSES

SKIN

WEAR GLOVES TO AVOID SKIN CONTACT

 

 

OTHER PROTECTIVE DEVICES OR PROCEDURES

FOLLOW GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICE

 

 

 

SECTION V

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMIT

 

 

 

THRESHOLD LIMIT VALUE (TLV)

NONE ESTABLISHED

 

 

OSHA PERMISSIBLE EXPOSURE LIMIT

NONE ESTABLISHED

 

 

 

SECTION VI

HEALTH HAZARD INFORMATION

 

 

 

HEALTH HAZARD INFORMATION

IRRITATION DATA: LIQUID MAY BE IRRITATING TO SKIN AND EYES

 

 

 

SECTION VII

EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES

 

 

 

INHALATION EXPOSURE

REMOVE PERSON TO VENTILATED AREA AND FOLLOW NORMAL FIRST AID PROCEDURES

EYE

WASH EYES BY NORMAL FIRST AID PROCEDURES

 

 

SKIN CONTACT

WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER

OTHER

INGESTION-SEE PHYSICIAN

 

 

SECTION VIII

SPILL LEAK AND DISPOSAL PROCEDURES

 

 

 

PRECAUTION IF MATERIAL IS SPILLED OR RELEASED

SMALL SPILLS WIPE UP WITH PAPER RAGS AND PLACE CONTAMINATED ITEMS IN CLOSED METAL WASTE CONTAINER

LARGE SPILLS USE NON-FLAMMABLE ABSORBENT

WASTE DISPOSAL METHODS

FOLLOW LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL LAWS

 

 

SECTION IX

HANDLING AND STORAGE PROCEDURES

 

STORE IN COOL DRY AREA IN CLOSED CONTAINERS. DO NOT EXPOSE TO TEMPERATURES OVER 35 DEGREES C

 

 

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET PREPARED BY: ROBERT SEIDEL

THE INFORMATION IN THIS MSDS WAS OBTAINED FROM CURRENT REPUTABLE SOURCES. HOWEVER THE DATA IS PROVIDED WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, EXPRESSEDOR IMPLIED, REGARDING ITS CORRECTNESS OR ACCURACY. IT IS USER'S RESPONSIBILITY BOTH TO DETERMINE SAFE CONDITIONS FOR USE OF THIS PRODUCT AND TO ASSUME LIABILITY FOR LOSS, INJURY, DAMAGE OR EXPENSE RESULTING FROM IMPORPER USE OF THIS PRODUCT.