MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

1. Product Identification:

Product Name:                

Grapefruit Pink Oil

Botanical Name:            

Citrus racemosa

Synonyms:

Citrus paradisi

INCI Name:

Citrus paradisi (grapefruit) peel oil

CAS #:                            

8016-20-4

Country of Origin:          

France

 

2. Classification:

Chemical Identification: Oils, grapefruit

UN No. 1169: Liquid aromatic extract.

Packaging Group: III           Class: 3

FEMA#:  2530           EINECS#:  289-904-6

24 HOUR EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER: (703) 339-5388

 

3. Hazardous Ingredients Information:

N/A.

 

4. Physical & Chemical Properties:

Appearance:                   

Pink to and orangish pink liquid.

Odor:                              

Characteristic fresh grapefruit odor.

Solubility:

Soluble in alcohol and oils. Insoluble in water.

Specific Gravity:            

0.850 0.855 @ 20C

Optical Rotation:            

 +91.0 +96.0 @ 20C

Refractive Index:            

1.475 1.480 @ 20C

Myrcene:

0 2 % by g.c.

Limonene:

>90.0 % by g.c.

Extraction Method:

Cold-pressed of the peel.

Contents:

Limonene, pinene, sabinene, myrcene

Flash Point:

46 C closed cup

 

5. Fire/Explosion Hazard:

Flash Point: 46 C closed cup

Combustible liquid. Will ignite if moderately heated.

 

6. Reactivity/Stability Data:

Reactivity: Stable.

Decomposition: Essential oils are naturally high in volatile organic compounds (VOCs).  

When heated to decomposition, the smoke from burning essential oils may contain potential carcinogens, such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs).

 

7. Toxicological Properties/Information:

Liquid may irritate eyes and skin. Can be phototoxic in rare cases. Slight allergen.

 

8. Preventive Data:

Spillage: Absorb spills, cover with an inert, non-combustible, inorganic absorbent material, and remove to an approved disposal container.

Fire: Recommended extinguishing media CO2, foam and dry chemicals. DO NOT use direct water jet on burning material.

Environment: Keep away from drains, surface and ground water.

Storage: Store in cool, dry and well ventilated area protected in tightly closed container away from sources of ignition, heat and sunlight. Keep air contact to minimum.

9. First Aid Measures:

Eye contact: Flush with water for at least 15 minutes. Call physician if irritation persists.

Inhalation: Remove to fresh air. Avoid casual breathing.

Ingestion: Rinse mouth and consult a physician immediately. Never-give anything by mouth if victim is unconscious, is rapidly-losing consciousness, or is convulsing.

Skin contact: Remove contaminated clothing. Wash with soap and plenty of water.

11. Individual Protection for Industrial and Bulk Use:

Use safety glasses.

Avoid breathing in product by ensuring good ventilation when handling.

Avoid skin contact by using chemical resistant gloves.

 

12. Preparation Information:

Quality Assurance

WFMED

8245 Backlick Road Unit D and V
Lorton VA 22079

Phone: (703) 339-5388

Fax: (703) 339-1999

Revision Date: August 6, 2012.

 

Disclaimer

The information contained in this Certificate of Analysis and Material Safety Data Sheet is obtained from current and reliable sources. The information contained herein is true and to the best of WFMED knowledge. Nothing herein should be interpreted as a recommendation to infringe existing patents or violate any laws or regulation. Final determination of the suitability of the material is the sole responsibility of the user.

Customers should purchase products from WFMED with the clear understanding that all products must be used at the customers own discretion and only after referencing Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and all other relevant technical information specific to the product. WFMED shall not be held responsible for any damages to property or for any adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm) caused by insufficient knowledge or the improper use of a product. The user of the product is solely responsible for compliance with all laws and regulations applying to the use of the products, including intellectual property rights of third parties.

As with any manufacturing process, WFMED strongly recommends small lab scale testing for evaluation purposes prior to full commercial manufacturing. The information on the WFMED website is obtained from current and reliable sources but makes no representation as to its comprehensiveness or accuracy. Nothing contained herein should be considered as a recommendation by WFMED as to the fitness for any use. As the ordinary or otherwise use(s) of this product is outside the control of WFMED no representation or warranty, expressed or implied is made as to the effect(s) of such use(s) (including damage or injury), or the results obtained. The liability of WFMED is limited to the value of the goods and does not include any consequential loss. WFMED shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.  In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).

 

 

 CERTIFICATE OF ANALYSIS

 

Product: Grapefruit Pink Essential Oil

Product No: 11065                                                                             

LOT#:  11065-A12

 

 

Specifications:

Results:

Appearance:                   

Pink to and orangish pink liquid.

Complies

Odor:                               

Characteristic fresh grapefruit odor.

Complies

Solubility:

Soluble in alcohol and oils. Insoluble in water.

Complies

Specific Gravity:            

0.850 0.855 @ 20C

Complies

Optical Rotation:            

 +91.0 +96.0 @ 20C

Complies

Refractive Index:            

1.475 1.480 @ 20C

Complies

Myrcene:

0 2 % by g.c.

Complies

Limonene:

 

>90.0 % by g.c.

Complies

Manufacture Date:

Expiry Date:

April 2011

April 2012