The Art Treehouse
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET FILE NUMBER: 502
NAME OF PRODUCT: Oil of Clove
MSDS DATE: January 15, 2012
SECTION 1: PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
PRODUCT NAME: Oil of Clove, Clove Oil, Clove Bud Oil
SYNONYMS: Eugenia Caryophyliata Thunb.
PRODUCT CODES: 501
CAS RN 8000-34-8
MANUFACTURER: The Art Treehouse
EMERGENCY PHONE: 608-622-7802
CHEMTREC (24 hour Emergency) PHONE: 800-424-9300
EPA National Response Center: PHONE: 800-424-8802
BOTANICAL NAME: Eugenia Caryophyliata Thunb.
PRODUCT USE: Oil Painting Medium
PREPARED BY: Robert Maynord
SECTION 2: COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
CHEMICAL INFORMATION: Eugenia caryophyllata
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 1.063
REFRACTIVE INDEX: 1.538
SECTION 3: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
EMERGENCY OVERVIEW: May be an irritant to skin or eyes, may cause allergic effects.
ROUTES OF ENTRY: skin, eyes, inhalation
POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS
EYES: May be irritating.
SKIN: May be irritating.
INGESTION: May be irritating.
INHALATION: May be irritating.
SECTION 4: FIRST AID MEASURES
EYES: Flush with water for 15 minutes. If any sign of tissue damage or persistent irritation is apparent, obtain medical assistance immediately. Symptoms: irritation, reddening.
SKIN: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash skin immediately with water and soap. If any sign of tissue damage or persistent irritation is apparent, obtain medical assistance immediately. Symptoms: irritation, stinging.
INGESTION: Rinse mouth with water. Obtain medical assistance immediately. Do not induce vomiting. Symptoms: queasiness, stomach aches.
INHALATION: Move the affected individual to fresh air. Obtain medical advice immediately. Symptoms: chocking, drowsiness, respiratory disruptions.
SECTION 5: FIRE-FIGHTING MEASURES
METHOD USED: Closed cup
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: C02, powder or foam. Do not use water directly
SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Use self-contained breathing equipment and protective clothing.
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: Avoid inhalation of fumes and vapors. Avoid strong oxidizing agents.
HAZADOUS COMBUSTION/DECOMPOSITION: Burning produces carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide.
SECTION 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES: Remove all sources of ignition. Wipe up small with a cloth. For larger spills use porous absorbant.
EVACUATION: Not necessary.
CONTAINMENT: Prevent product spillage from entering drinking water supplies or streams.
SECTION 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE
HANDLING AND STORAGE: Handle according to good safety procedures, avoiding unecessary exposure. Do not drink, eat, or smoke during manipulation. Ensure good ventilation.
OTHER PRECAUTIONS: Keep away from elevated temperatures above 60 degrees C, 140 degrees F .
WORK HYGENE PRACTICES: Keep out of reach of children. Harmful if swallowed. Remove contaminated clothing and wash with soap and water.
SECTION 8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS/PERSONAL PROTECTION
VENTILATION : Recommended, but no TLV established.
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Not usually necessary, but approved respirator can be used if desired.
EYE PROTECTION: Use safety glasses or goggles.
SKIN PROTECTION: Avoid skin contact.
SECTION 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
ODOR: Clove scent
Color: pale yellow
SECTION 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
STABILITY: Stable under normal conditions.
CONDITIONS TO AVOID (STABILITY): High temperatures and inadequate manipulation of packages.
INCOMPATIBILITY (MATERIAL TO AVOID): Acid, alkaline and oxidizing agents.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION OR BY-PRODUCTS: Burning may result in formation of carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, smoke, fumes, and unburned hydrocarbons and terpenes.
HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION: Will not occur.
SECTION 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION: Not a carcinogen or potential carcenogen.
Reproductive hazard is unknown.
Potential for allerginicity may exist.
EYES: May cause eye irritation.
SKIN: May cause slight irritation, especially from prolonged exposure.
INGESTION: May cause stomach cramps, headache and/or nausea.
INHALATION: None expected, but inhalation may cause irritation of nasal passages and/or dizziness.
LD50, oral: 1.37 g/kg (rat)
LD50, dermal: 1.2 g/kg (rabbit)
SECTION 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION: Avoid discharcing into drainage water. Eliminate according to local, state and federal guidelines.
WATER HAZARD CLASS: 2
SECTION 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
WASTE DISPOSAL METHOD: Follow local, state, and federal guidelines.
SECTION 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION
D.O.T. (Ground): Not D.O.T Regulated
OTHER SHIPPING INFORMATION: Compounds, liquid. NMFC Item 50320, LTL Class 60
SECTION 15: REGULATORY INFORMATION
HAZARD SYMBOLS: Xi
R36 Irritating to eyes.
R43 May cause sensitization by skin contact.
R65 Harmful: May cause lung damage if swallowed.
SECTION 16: OTHER INFORMATION
HANDLE ACCORDING TO GOOD SAFETY PROCEDURES AVOIDING UNNECESSARY EXPOSURE. STORE IN FULL CLOSED CONTAINERS AWAY FROM HEAT, LIGHT AND SOURCES OF IGNITION. STORE IN COOL AREA.
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET WAS OBTAINED FROM CURRENT AND RELIABLE SOURCES. THIS DATA IS SUPPLIED WITHOUT WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, REGARDING ITS CORRECTNESS OR ACCURACY. IT IS THE USER’S RESPONSIBILITY TO DETERMINE SAFE CONDITIONS FOR USE OF THIS PRODUCT AND TO ASSUME LIABLITY FOR LOSS, INJURY, DAMAGE OR EXPENSE RESULTING FROM IMPROPER USE OF THIS PRODUCT.
Disclaimer: This information is believed to be correct but does not purport to be all inclusive and is to be used only as a guide. It does not represent any guarantee of the usage or the properties of the product. The Art Treehouse LLC shall not be held liable for any damage resulting from handling or from contact with this product.
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