MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

 

1. Product Identification:

Product Name:

Vegetable Glycerin

Other Name:

Glycerin USP/FCC/NF Grade

Synonyms:

1,2,3-Proppanetriol, Glycerol

INCI Name:

Glycerin

CAS #:

56-81-5

Country of Origin:

Canada

 

2. Classification:

24 HOUR EMERGENCY TELEPHONE NUMBER: (613)-996-6666 CANUTEC

3. Hazardous Ingredients Information:

None.

 

4. Physical & Chemical Properties:

Appearance:

Colorless clear viscous liquid.

Odor:

Characteristic odor.

Solubility:

Soluble in alcohol and oils and in water.

Color:

10 max (APHA)

Relative density:

1.2612 min.

Glycerin Content:

99.7 % min.

Moisture:

0.3 % max.

Chloride:

10 ppm (max)

Sulfates:

20 ppm (max)

Heavy Metals:

5 ppm (max)

Ash:

0.01% max

Fatty Acid & Esters:

1.0 max (ml of 0.5 NaOH/50g)

Process Method:

By-product of soap making (vegetable source).

Constituents:

 

Glycerol, traces of water.

5. Fire/Explosion Hazard:

Flash Point: 199 C

 

6. Reactivity/Stability Data:

Reactivity: Stable. Always avoid contact with strong oxidizing agents, alkali and acids. Does not react with water.

Decomposition: When heated to decomposition may give off acrid and carbon monoxide smoke.

 

7. Toxicological Properties/Information:

Acute oral, LD50 (mouse) >4090 mg/kg

Acute dermal, , LD50 (rat) >10946 mg/kg

 

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, well ventilated area protected in tightly closed container away from sources of ignition, heat and light or direct 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.

 

10. Individual Protection for Industrial Use:

Always use a safety goggles.

Handle in a well ventilated area, and avoid breathing in vapor directly by using a vapor respirator.

Always avoid skin contact with concentrated product by wearing a lab overall and chemical resistant or surgical gloves.

 

11. Other Regulatory Information:

WHMIS (Canada): Not controlled under WHMIS.

HMIS (USA):Health Hazard 0 Fire Hazard 0 Reactivity 0 Personal Protection G

Risk Phrases: S25 Avoid contact with eyes.

 

12. Preparation Information:

Quality Assurance

New Directions Aromatics Inc.

21-B Regan Road,

Brampton, ON L7A 1C5, Canada

 

Date Revised: January 22, 2010.

 

 

Disclaimer

 

The information contained in this Certificate of Analysis and Material Safety Data Sheet are obtained from current and reliable sources.  As the ordinary or otherwise use(s) of this product is outside the control of New Directions Aromatics Inc., 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.

 

New Directions Aromatics Inc. expressly disclaims responsibility as to the ordinary or otherwise use(s).  Furthermore, New Directions Aromatics as to the fitness for any use should consider nothing container herein as a recommendation.  The liability of New Directions Aromatics Inc. is limited to the value of the goods and does not include any consequential loss.

 

 

CERTIFICATE OF ANALYSIS

 

Product: Glycerin - vegetable

Product No: 16005

Lot No: 16005-A23 - (B23)

 

 

Specifications:

Results:

Appearance:

Colorless clear viscous liquid.

Complies

Odor:

Characteristic odor.

Complies

Solubility:

Soluble in alcohol and oils and in water.

Complies

Relative density:

1.2612 min.

Complies

Glycerin Content:

99.7 % min.

Complies

Moisture:

0.3 % max.

Complies

Chloride:

Not more than 10 ppm

Complies

Sulfates:

Not more than 20 ppm

Complies

Heavy Metals:

Not more than 5 ppm

Complies

Fatty Acid & Esters:

 

 

1.0 max

 

 

Complies

 

 

 

CERTIFICATE OF ANALYSIS

 

Product: Glycerin - vegetable

Product No: 16005

Lot No: 16005-A25, - B25

 

 

Specifications:

Results:

Appearance:

Colorless clear viscous liquid.

Complies

Odor:

Characteristic odor.

Complies

Solubility:

Soluble in alcohol and oils and in water.

Complies

Color: (APHA)

10 max.

Complies

Relative density:

1.2612 min.

Complies

Glycerin Content:

99.7 % min.

Complies

Moisture:

0.3 % max.

Complies

Chloride:

Not more than 10 pmm

Complies

Sulfates:

Not more than 20 pmm

Complies

Heavy Metals:

Not more than 5 ppm

Complies

Ash:

0.01% max

Complies