Material Saftey Data Sheet - Frankincense


Identification:

Material Name:Frankincense

Botanical Name:Boswellia carterii

CAS ID:8016-36-2

FEMA ID:2816

Aroma ID:379


Physical Data:

Appearance:Pale yellow or pale amber greenish liquid with a strong diffusive terpeny green balsamic odor

Boiling Point:

Melting Point:

Vapor Density:

Vapor Pressure:

Water Solubility:Unsoluble


Fire / Explosion / Reactivity:

Melting Point:104  °F

DOT Classification:Combustible

Stability:Satble

Decompostion:None with proper storage

Polymerization:

Conditions:Avoid excessive heat, open flames, sparks. Do not smoke near materials


Extinguishing Media:

Water/Fog:

Foam:Yes

Carbon Dioxide:Yes

Dry Chemical:Yes


Protection Information:

Respiration:Mask recommended

Ventilation:Adequate mechanical ventilation

Skin:Wear protective clothing and gloves

Eyes:Splash shields

Other:Good personal hygiene. Wash hands post handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke near product


Health Hazards:

Material Type:Natural essential oil.

General:Liquid may be irritating to skin and eyes. Repeated contact may cause allergic dermatological reaction.

Entry Routes:Inhalation, Skin


First Aid:

Inhalation:Remove to fresh air and call a physician.

Eye Contact:Remove contact lenses and flush eyes with cool water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, call a physician.

Skin Contact:Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash skin with mild soap and water.

Ingestion:Rinse mouth, consult a physician.


Occupational Exposure Limits:

Threshold Limit:

OSHA PEL:

Carcinogen:No


Spills / Leaks / Disposal:

Procedure:First remove all potential sources of ignition. Small spills or leaks should be wiped up with paper towels or rags and placed in approved containers. For larger spills use a non-flammable absorbent and dispose of in accordance with federal, state and local laws.


Shipping / Handling:

Procedure:Store in tightly sealed containers in cool dry area. Do not expose to ignition heat or direct sunlight. Follow good industrial and hygienic practices.


SARA 313 Chemical Breakdown:

SARA Concentration:None


Disclaimer:

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 liability for loss, injury, damage or expense resulting from improper use of this product.