MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET of Argan oil

 MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

1) Identification of product and supplier

Product Name :           Argan Oil

Supplier :                     ARGANisme Cosmetics

2) Composition and information on ingredients

INCI Name :                Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil

Chemical composition : Produced by mechanical pressing of the seeds of the argan iron tree        Argania spinosa L. Skeel, Sapotaceae family

Status :                        Natural

Additives :                    None

  Application :                Aromatherapy, skin care, Emollient, Skin conditioning

3) Details of your order

5) Hazard identification

Concentrated product. Do not ingest. Observe good housekeeping procedures.

6)First aid measures

on ingredients

Inhalation :        No vapours present at normal temperatures.

Eye contact :    Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes.                                                                                               Contact a doctor if symptoms persist.

Skin contact :   No hazard for normal industrial handling

Ingestion :         Not considered hazardous.

Other :              When assessing action take Risk & Safety Phrases into account.

7) Fire fighting measures

Extinguishing media : Use CO2, dry Powder or Foam Type Extinguishers,

Spraying recommended : Extinguishing media to base of flames. Do not use direct water jet on burning material.

Spetial measures : Avoid vapour inhalation. Keep away from sources of ignition. Do not smoke. Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus & protective clothing.

Extinguishing procedures : Closed containers may build up pressure when exposed to heat and should be cooled with water spray.

8) Accidental release measures

Personal precautions : Avoid inhalation & direct contact with skin & eyes. Use individual protective equipement (safty glasses, waterproof-boots, suitable protective clothing) in case of major spillages.

Environement precautions : Keep away from drains, soils, surface & ground waters.

Cleaning up methods : Remove all potential ignition sources. Contain spilled material.

Cover for spillages : With an inert or non-combustible inorganic absorbent material, sweep up and remove to an approved disposal container. Observe state, federal & local disposal regulations.

8) Handling & Storage

Precautions in handling : Apply good manufacturing practice & indstrual hygiene            practices, ensuring proper ventilation. Observe good personal hygiene, and do not eat, drink or smoke whilst handling.

Storage conditions : Store in tightly closed original container, in a cool, dray & ventilated

area away from heat sources & protected from light. Keep air contact to a minimum.

Fire protection : Keep away from ignition sources & naked flames. Take precautions   to avoid static discharges in working area.

9) Exposure controls/personal protection

Respiratory protection :      No special measures under normal conditions.

Ventillation :                         No special measures under normal conditions.

Hand protection :            No special measures under normal conditions.

Eye protection :                    Use safety glasses.

Work/hygiene practices :     Wash hands with soap & water after handling.

10) Physical data and chemical properties

Colour :                                       Pale Yellow to yellow

Appearance :                               Liquid

Odour :                                        Characteristic

Specific gravity at 20°C :          0.908 – 0.918

Refractive index at 20°C :         1.463  – 1.479

Aciid value :                                 < 4.0

Peroxide value :                           < 10

11) Stability and reactivity

Reactivity :  It presents no significant reactivity hazards, by itself or in contact with water.

Avoid contact  with strong acids, alkali or oxidising  agent.

Decompositon : Liable to cause smoke and & acrid fumes during combustion :  carbon monoxide,

carbon dioxide & other non-identified organic compounds may be formed.

12) Toxicological information

Not believed to be a harmful substance

13) Ecological information

Biodegrability :     Product is expected to be biodegradable

Precautions    :   Prevent surface contamination of soil, ground & surface water.

14) Disposal considerations

Avoid disposing to drainage systems and into the environment. Seek expert advice.

15) Transport information

Air  (IATA/ICAO) :        N/A

16) Regulatory information

Hazards:                       N/A

Symbols :                     N/A

Risk Phrases :                N/A

Safety phrases:             N/A

17) Other information

PACKAGING :

 Type                     Suitability

Glass Yes
Aluminium Yes
Other plastic Yes

SHELEF LIFE

When stored within advised conditions, re-test after 12 months then every 6 months

Up to a maximum shelf life of 24 months.

Q.C. REQUIREMENTS

In-line with general product specification. Always satisfy suitability for specific application.

The data provided in this material safety data sheet is meant to represent typical data/analysis for this product and is correct to the best of our knowledge. The data was obtained from current and reliable sources, but is supplied without warranty, expressed or implied, regarding its’ correctness or accuracy. It is the user’s responsibility to determine safe conditions for the use of this product, and to assume liability for loss, injury, damage or expense arising from improper use of this product. The information provided does not constitute a contract to supply to any specification, or for any given application, and buyers should seek to verify their requirements and product use.

One Response to MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET of Argan oil

  1. GHANI SHAKIL says:

    We are interested in Argan products for Japan market kindly send some of your products information
    Thank you

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