Palo Santo Essential Oil MSDS


MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET (MSDS)

1. PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
TRADE NAME: PALO SANTO ESSENTIAL OIL
INCI NAME: BURSERA GRAVEOLENS OIL

2. COMPOSITION AND INGREDIENT INFORMATION
100% ESSENTIAL OILS. BURSERA GRAVEOLENS WOOD OIL IS THE VOLATILE OIL OBTAINED FROM THE WOOD OF THE PALO SANTO TREE, BURESERA GRAVEOLENS.
CAS NUMBER: N/F
EINECS NUMBER: -
MAIN COMPONENTS:
LIMONENE 65%, A TERPINEOL 0.28%
ALLERGENS: LIMONENE
(< OR = 1%)
WARNING SYMBOLS AND RISK PHRASES:
XN HARMFUL
R 36/38: IRRITATING TO EYES AND SKIN
R43: MAY CAUSE SENSITISATION BY SKIN CONTACT
R52.53: HARMFUL TO AQUATIC ORGANISMS, MAY CAUSE LONG-TERM ADVERSE EFFECTS IN THE AQUATIC ENVIRONMENT
R65: HARMFUL: MAY CAUSE LUNG DAMAGE IF SWALLOWED

3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
CONCENTRATED PRODUCT.
DO NOT INGEST. MAY CAUSE LUNG DAMAGE IF SWALLOWED.
IRRITATING TO SKIN AND EYES.
OBSERVE GOOD MANUFACTURING PRACTICES WHEN HANDLING ESSENTIAL OILS.

4. FIRST AID MEASURES
INHALATION: MOVE SUBJECT INTO FRESH AIR. ASK FOR MEDICAL ADVICE.
AFTER SKIN CONTACT:
REMOVE CONTAMINATED CLOTHING.
WASH CONTAMINATED AREA WITH COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF WATER AND MILD SOAP.
IN CASE OF IRRITATION GREASE WITH VEGETABLE OIL.
IF AN IRRITATION PERSISTS ASK FOR MEDICAL ADVICE.

AFTER EYE CONTACT (SPLASHING IN THE EYES): FLUSH EYE WITH COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF WATER FOR AT LEAST 10 MINUTES. KEEP EYELIDS WIDE OPEN. IF AN IRRITATION PERSISTS ASK FOR MEDICAL ADVICE.

INGESTION: DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING. RINSE MOUTH SEVERAL TIMES AND SPIT OUT. ASK FOR MEDICAL ADVICE IMMEDIATELY. IF LARGE QUANTITIES INGESTED, SEEK MEDICAL ADVICE IMMEDIATELY AND SHOW PACKAGING. AFTER SWALLOWING SMALL AMOUNTS: DRINK WATER. CONTACT A DOCTOR IF IRRITATION PERSISTS.

IN GENERAL: IN CASE OF DOUBT OR IF SYMPTOMS PERSIST, ASK FOR MEDICAL ADVICE. NEVER GIVE ANYTHING BY INGESTION TO AN UNCONSCIOUS PERSON.

INFORMATION FOR PHYSICIANS: SYMPTOMATIC TREATMENT.

5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
SUITABLE EXTINGUISHING AGENTS: CARBON DIOXIDE (CO2) OR POWDER FIRE EXTINGUISHER. UTILIZE: FOAM EXTINGUISHER.
EXTINCTION METHODS TO AVOID: DIRECT JET OF WATER.

SPECIAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOR FIREFIGHTERS: USE BREATHING APPARATUS. CONTAINERS CLOSE TO THE FIRE NEED TO BE REMOVED AND COOLED DOWN WITH WATER. AVOID BREATHING IN THE FUMES.

6. MEASURES IN CASE OF ACCIDENTAL RELEASE
INDIVIDUAL PRECAUTIONS: AVOID ALL FLAMMABLE SOURCES. VENTILATE PREMISES. AVOID SPILLS ON SKIN ANY EYE CONTACT. DO NOT SMOKE.

PRECAUTIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION: AVOID CONTAMINATION IN SEWERS, SURFACE WATER, AND UNDERGROUND WATER.

CLEANING METHODS:
FOR LARGE SPILLS CONTAIN WITH EITHER, SAND OR SIMILAR INERT ABSORBENT MATERIAL. FOR SMALL SPILLS, WASH THE AREA WITH SOAPY WATER.
DISPOSE OF WASTE ACCORDING TO LOCAL/NATIONAL REGULATIONS. AVOID OPEN FIRES.

7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
HANDLING: USE PROTECTIVE GLOVES SAFETY GOGGLES. USE IN A WELL-VENTILATED AREA. USE GOOD HYGIENE AND DO NOT EAT, DRINK OR SMOKE WHILST HANDLING.

STORAGE: KEEP IN ENCLOSED ORIGINAL CONTAINERS IN A COOL, DRY AND WELL-VENTILATED AREA. KEEP AWAY FROM LIGHT AND HEAT.
FOLLOW RECOMMENDED STORAGE PROCEDURES AND YOU CAN OBSERVE THE RECOMMENDED USE BY DATE ON THE LABEL.

8. EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
SPECIAL PROTECTIVE AND HYGIENE MEASURES:
IF WORKING WITH LARGER AMOUNTS, USE IN AN AREA WITH GOOD VENTILATION.
GENERAL INDUSTRIAL HYGIENIC STANDARDS RECOMMENDED.
DO NOT EAT, DRINK OR SMOKE WHILIST HANDLING.
WEAR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING (GLOVES, SAFETY GOGGLES, OVERALLS, AND SHOES). AN EYE RINSING FACILITY IS RECOMMENDED.

9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
DESCRIPTION (STATE, COLOUR AND ODOR): LIGHTLY GOLD COLOURED LIQUID WITH A STRONG ODOR.
FLASHPOINT: 75 DEGREES CELSIUS
DENSITY AT 20 DEGREES CELSIUS (G/CM...): 0.862
REFRACTIVE INDEX AT 20 DEGREES CELSIUS: 1,473

10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
SUBSTANCES TO AVOID: STRONG ACIDS, ALKALIS OR OXIDISING AGENTS
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: STABLE WITH NORMAL HANDLING AND STORAGE.
OTHER INFORMATION: WHEN HEATED TO DECOMPOSITION TEMPERATURE MAY ACRID SMOKE AND PUNGENT VAPOR FORM.

11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

ACUTE TOXICITY: NO RELEVANT DATA AVAILABLE.
IRRITATION AND CORROSIVITY
SKIN: PURE ESSENTIAL OIL CAN BE REPEATED OR PROLONGED EXPOSURE BREAKAGE, SKIN IRRITATION.
EYES: SPLASHES IN THE EYES MAY CAUSE BURNING AND REDNESS.
INGESTION: CONCENTRATED ESSENTIAL OIL MAY CAUSE LUNG DAMAGE IF SWALLOWED.
ALLERGEN INFORMATION: MAY CAUSE ALLERGEN REACTION BE SKIN CONTACT.

12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
AVOID EMISSISONS IN SOIL AND WATER.
LIMONENE IS VERY TOXIC TO AQUATIC ORGANISMS.

13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
DISPOSE OF ACCORDING TO LOCAL, REGIONAL AND NATIONAL REGULATIONS.

14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
NOT DANGEROUS GOODS ACCORDING TO ADR, RID, IMCO, IATA.

15. REGULATORY INFORMATION
CLASSIFICATION
HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCT.  HAZARD: Xn HARMFUL
FLAMMABLE GOODS: CLASS 3 NO LABELING 
R-PHRASES:
R 36/38 IRRITATING TO SKIN AND EYES
R 43 MAY CAUSE SENSITISATION BY SKIN CONTACT
R 52/53 HARMFUL TO AQUATIC ORGANISMS
R 65 HARMFUL: MAY CAUSE LUNG DAMAGE IF SWALLOWED 
S-PHRASES
S 2 KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
S 24/25 AVOID CONTACT WITH SKIN AND EYES
S 37 WEAR SUITABLE GLOVES
S 61 AVOID RELEASE TO THE ENVIRONMENT. REFER TO SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS/SAFETY DATA SHEET
S 62 IF SWALLOWED DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING: SEEK MEDICAL ADVICE IMMEDIATELY.

16. OTHER INFORMATION
USE PURPOSE: FOR COSMETIC AND HYGIENE PRODUCTS.
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS ACCURATE TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES. NO LIABILITY CAN BE ACCEPTED ARISING OUT OF THE USE, APPLICATION OR PROCESSING OF THIS PRODUCT. IT IS THE USERS' RESPONSIBILITY TO DETERMINE THE SAFE CONDITIONS FOR USE OF THIS PRODUCT.