Docstoc

62300 Carnauba Wax_ bleached

Document Sample
62300 Carnauba Wax_ bleached Powered By Docstoc
					MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
                 conforming to 91/155/EEC

                             62300 Carnauba Wax, bleached
Edition: 10.04.2003
_________________________________________________________________________________

1.    IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND THE
      COMPANY/UNDERTAKING

      Product Information:
      Product Name:              Carnauba Wax, bleached
      Article No.:               62300
      Application:               Artists’ and Restauration Material

      Company:                   Kremer Pigmente GmbH & Co. KG
                                 Hauptstrasse 41-47, D - 88317 Aichstetten
                                 Tel. +49 7565 91120 Fax. +49 7565 1606
                                 www.kremer-pigmente.de, kremer-pigmente@t-online.de


2.    COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

      Chemical Characterization:
      Natural mixture of esters, fatty acids, alcohols and hydrocarbons.

      CAS-No.:              8015-87-9
      EINECS-No.:           232-399-4


3.    HAZARD IDENTIFICATION

      Hazard designation:               void


4.    FIRST AID MEASURES

      After skin contact:               Possible burns caused by melted wax have to be medically
                                        treated.
      After eye contact:                Rinse open eye under running water.


5.    FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES

      Suitable extinguishing media:     Foam, CO2.


6.    ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

      Person-related safety measures: No special measures required.
      Environmental protective
      measures:                       No special measures required.
      Methods of cleaning/absorption: Collect mechanically.

_________________________________________________________________________________________
                                        Page 1 of 4
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
                 conforming to 91/155/EEC

                            62300 Carnauba Wax, bleached
Edition: 10.04.2003
_________________________________________________________________________________
7.   HANDLING AND STORAGE

      Handling
      Instructions on safe handling:     Take precautionary measures against electrostatic loading.

      Storage
      Storage conditions:                Store in a cool area. Protect from heat sources.


8.    EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION

      Additional information about design
      of technical systems:            No further data; see item 7.

      Personal protective equipment
      General protective measures:       Follow the usual good standards of occupational hygiene.
      Respiratory protection:            Not necessary.
      Hand protection:                   Not necessary.
      Eye protection:                    Not necessary.


9.    PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

      Form:                              solid
      Color:                             pale yellow
      Odor:                              weak

      Changes in physical state:
      Melting point/Melting range:       78 - 88°C
      Flash point:                       > 280°C
      Ignition temperature:              > 200°C
      Danger of explosion:               -
      Vapour pressure:                   -
      Density:       (20°C)              0.99 - 1.00 g/cm3
      Solubility in / Miscibility with
      water:                             insoluble


10.   STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

      No hazardous reactions.


11.   TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

      No toxicological data available.


_________________________________________________________________________________________
                                        Page 2 of 4
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
                 conforming to 91/155/EEC

                            62300 Carnauba Wax, bleached
Edition: 10.04.2003
_________________________________________________________________________________

12.   ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

      Can be separated mechanically from waste water. According to information available, product
      does not disturb the purification of sewage.

      Elimination test:      Test cannot be carried out since solubility in water is less than 20 mg/l.


13.   DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

      In accordance with current regulations, small amounts of product may be taken to waste
      disposal site or incineration plant, after consultation with site operator and/or with the
      responsible authority. Larger amounts of product have to be considered special waste.


14.   TRANSPORT INFORMATION

      No transport regulations for this product.


15.   REGULATORY INFORMATION

      Designation according to EC guidelines:       The material is not subject to classification
                                                    according to EC lists.

      Water hazard:       not pollutant


16.   OTHER INFORMATION

      This product should be stored, handled and used in accordance with good hygiene practices
      and in conformity with any legal regulations. This information contained herein is based on
      the present state of knowledge and is intended to describe our product from the point of view
      of safety requirements. It should therefore not be construed as guaranteeing specific
      properties.




_________________________________________________________________________________________
                                        Page 3 of 4
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
                  conforming to 91/155/EEC

                            62300 Carnauba Wax, bleached
Edition: 10.04.2003
_________________________________________________________________________________


CERTIFICATE OF ANALYSIS


                                             Specification

Color                                        2 - 5 Gardner

Melting point                                80 - 86°C

Volatile part at 175°C                       0.6 % max

Acid value                                   2 - 7 mg KOH/g

Ester value                                  75 - 88 mg KOH/g

Saponification value                         78 - 95 mg KOH/g

Residue on ignition                          0.094 %

Peroxide amount                              8.55




_________________________________________________________________________________________
                                        Page 4 of 4

				
DOCUMENT INFO
Shared By:
Categories:
Stats:
views:15
posted:5/8/2011
language:English
pages:4