MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET (According to Directive 91/155/EEC) GERANIUM ROSE ESSENTIAL OIL ORGANIC 1. Other names Pelargonium graveolens sp cv rose Scented rose geranium Contact: S&D Aroma Ltd The Manor Tur Langton Leicestershire LE8 0PJ U.K. Tel: 44 (0) 1858 545837 Fax: 44 (0) 1858 545761 2. Product Identification Geranium Rose essential oil Chemical Name: - CAS Number: 8000-46-2 EINECS Number: - NIOSH #: - FEMA: 2273 Formula: - Concentrated product for manufacturing use only. 3. Hazard Identification Special Hazard Information: Combustible Liquid Class 111B – High flash point Eyes: May cause severe eye irritation Skin: May cause skin irritation Inhalation: May cause respiratory tract irritation Ingestion: May cause nausea and vomiting 4. First Aid Procedures Inhalation: Remove to fresh air and obtain help from a physician. Skin Contact: Wash thoroughly with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing. If irritation persists, or tissue damage is evident, seek medical advice. Ingestion: Rinse mouth with water. Obtain medical advice. Do not induce vomiting. Eyes: Remove contact lenses and wash eyes by normal first aid methods. Get Medical aid. 5. Fire Fighting Procedures Extinguishing Media: Dry chemical, foam, halon or CO2 gas. Never use water jet! Special Exposure Hazards: Sealed containers may build up pressure and release combustible material to the fire. Water may be used to cool unbroken containers exposed to heat. Decomposition Products: Burning may generate CO, CO2, acrid smoke and fumes, as well as other unidentified hazardous organic compounds. Avoid inhaling fumes. Special Protective Equipment: Self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing. Further Information: Material is not pyrophoric. Remove spilled material and contaminated clothing and destroy according to local regulations. 6. Accidental Release Measures Personal Protection: Provide proper ventilation. Avoid inhalation and contact with skin and eyes. Environmental Protection: Dispose of in accordance with local regulations. Methods of Cleaning/Disposal: Absorb the material on an inert material such as earth, sand or vermiculite. Wash area with a strong, biodegradable soap solution, and rinse to drain. Products will degrade in sewerage system. 7. Handling and Storage Handling: Avoid splashes. Treat containers with respect to avoid damage. Allow adequate ventilation in use. Keep air contact to a minimum. Protect from fire and sources of ignition. Storage: Store in full, tightly sealed original containers in a cool, dry, well- ventilated place. Protect from light. Avoid extremes of temperature. Observe Good Manufacturing Practices. 8. Exposure Control Exposure Controls: Minimize release of product to working atmosphere. Local exhaust ventilation is recommended. Avoid maintaining temperatures above flash point. Avoid static discharge and all other sources of ignition. Use spark-proof electrical equipment. Respiratory Protection: Breathing apparatus to BS 4667 Hand Protection: Chemically resistant gloves (Butyl- or fluoro – rubber) Eye Protection: Face shield or chemical safety goggles. General Protection: Overalls with protection to arms. 9. Physical and Chemical Properties Physical State: Mobile liquid Colour: Yellow green to dark green Odour: Rose odour Evaporation rate: Slow Flash Point: 85 - 92 ºC (closed cup) Specific Gravity at 20 ºC: 0.87-0.89 g/ml 10. Stability and Reactivity Normally stable. Does not react to water. Thermal Decomposition: None identified Hazardous Reactions: None known Hazardous Decomposition Products: None known Materials to avoid: Strong-oxidizing agents Hazardous polymerisation products: None 11. Toxicological Data Acute exposure may cause headache, nausea and vomiting. The product may be harmful by inhalation, ingestion or absorption. Carcinogenicity (risk of cancer) No Teratogenicity (risk of malformation in unborn fetus): Not established Reproductive Toxicity (risk of sterility): Not established Mutagenicity (risk of heritable genetic effects): Not established Exposure Limit Value: Not established 12. Ecological Information This material is a complex mixture obtained from a natural plant. 13. Disposal Considerations Disposal should be in accordance with current international, national and local regulations. 14. Transport Information UN Classification: Class 3.3, Combustible liquid, UN No 1169 DOT hazard classification: Combustible Shipping name: Extract, Aromatic, Liquid UN 1169 Class 3.3 Hazard Label: Combustible liquid Class 111B (flash point 90ºC) Packing Instructions: Packing Group 111; Subsidiary risks – nil; IATA Packing Instructions 309 Use only UN certified outer cartons; Tape all seems on the carton; Double orientation arrow is required. 15. Regulatory Information EEC Directives Risk Phrases: R36/38 Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin. R44 Risk of explosion if heated under confinement. Safety Phrases: S2 Keep out of reach of children S7 Keep container tightly closed S15 Keep away from heat S24/25 Avoid contact with skin and eyes S26 In case of contact with eyes, rinse Immediately with plenty of water and seek Medical advice. S41 In case of fire and/or explosion do not Breathe fumes. S43 In case of fire use dry chemical, foam, AFFF, and CO2. Never use water jet! 16. Other information Tariff Number 3301 – 21 The information in the MSDS is correct to our knowledge, information and belief at the date of its publication, but no warranty of properties is given. The product should only be handled by competent personnel with access to this safety information. It is the responsibility of the User of the product to consider existing National Regulations and make their own assessment of risk.