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Naturallythinking MSDS Sheet Safflower Carrier Oil

Section 1: Chemical Product and Company Identification Product Name: Carthamus tinctorius

Contact Information: Naturallythinking 7 High Street, Carshalton Surrey, SM5 3AP United Kingdom Contact: Danny Stanzl Tel: 020 8773 3803


Chemical / Inci: Carthamus tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil



Chemical Formula:











Section 2: Composition and Information on Ingredients Name


% by Weight

Safflower Oil



Toxicological Data on Ingredients: N/A Definition/Botanical Origin: The oil obtained from the seeds of Carthamus tinctorius followed by refining. It consists principally of the triglycerides of linoleic acid Section 3: Hazards Identification Concentrated product. Observe good housekeeping procedures Section 4: First Aid Measures Eye Contact: Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 mins, see medical advice if symptoms persist Skin Contact: If irritation, Wash with water and soap, remove any contaminated clothes. If persists, seek medical advice.

Naturallythinking MSDS Sheet Safflower Carrier Oil

Ingestion: Product is not considered hazardous. Seek medical advice in case of any adverse effects. Edible, food grade, though not sold as food by Naturallythinking and therefore medical advice should be sort. Inhalation: Remove from exposure to fresh air. Keep at rest. Obtain medical attention

Section 5: Fire and Explosive Data Extinguishing media: carbon dioxide, foams, inert powder Extinguishing media to avoid: water Special exposure hazards: fine oil mists may be hazardous. On extreme long heating at high temperature gaseous components occur of acrolein variety. Protection against fire: standard

Section 6: Accidental Release Measures Personal precautions: Avoid inhalation & direct contact with skin & eyes. Use individual protective equipment (safety glasses, waterproof-boots, suitable protective clothing) in case of major spillages. Environment precautions: Keep away from drains, soils, surface & groundwater. 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. . Section 7: Handling & Storage Precautions in handling: Apply good manufacturing practice & industrial 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, dry & 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. Section 8: Exposure Controls / Personal Protection Respiratory protection: Avoid breathing product vapour. Apply local ventilation where possible. Ventilation: Ensure good ventilation of working area. Hand protection: Avoid all skin contact. Use chemically resistant gloves if required. Eye protection: Use safety glasses. Work/Hygiene practices: Wash hands with soap & water after handling

Naturallythinking MSDS Sheet Safflower Carrier Oil

Section 9: Physical and Chemical Properties Form : Odour : Colour : pH : Boiling point : Specific Gravity @ 20°C: Refractive Index @ 20°C:

Liquid at ambient temperatures Free from rancid and foreign odours Pale Yellow liquid >300 degrees C 0.918 – 0.924 1.473 – 1.479 Section 10: Stability and Reactivity Data

Hazardous decomposition products: None (thermal decomposition products are H2O and CO2) Hazardous reactions: It presents no significant reactivity hazards, by itself or in contact with water. Avoid contact with strong acids, alkali or oxidising agents. Shelf Life: Min 12 months when stored in nitrogen flushed containers Section 11: Toxicological Information According to current information, not classed as hazardous to health in normal industrial use.

Section 12: Ecological Information Biodegradability: Readily biodegradable Precautions: Prevent surface contamination of soil, ground & surface water. Section 13: Disposal Considerations Residue for disposal: according to local regulations. Waste packing: observe local regulations. Section 14: Transport Information - Not dangerous product - Classification : not classified in RID/ADR/IMDG/IATA

Section 15: Other Regulatory Information In compliance with the requirements in the current Directives 88/379 EEC

Naturallythinking MSDS Sheet Safflower Carrier Oil

Section 16: Other Information Cosmetics Directive 7th Amendment: Not restricted References: Not available Other Considerations: Not available Created: 15/03/2009 Last Updated: 29/07/2010 The information above is believed to be accurate and represents the best information currently available to us. However, we make no warranty of merchantability or any other warrant, express or implied with respect to such information and we assume no liability resulting from its use. Users should make their own investigations to determine the suitability of any information for their particular purposes. In no event shall Naturallythinking be liable for any claims, losses or damages of any third party or for lost profits or any special, indirect, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages, howsoever arising, even is has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

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