Updated January 4, 2010
Caprylyl Glycol & Ethylhexglycerine
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
1. Product Identification Fire Fighting Procedures: Eye protection needed. Self contained
breathing apparatus and full protective equipment needed. If possi-
Product Name: Caprylyl Glycol & Ethyhexglycerine
INCI Name: Caprylyl Glycol & Ethyhexglycerine ble control runoff water to prevent environmental contamination.
Chemistry: 3[(2-Ethylhexyl)oxyl] 1, 2-propandiol, Octane-1,2-diol Solu-
tion 8. First Aid Measures
CAS Number: 70445-33-9, 1117-86-8 Eyes: Rinse immediately with copious amounts of water for 15
EINECS Number: minutes seek medical attention.
Skin: Wash exposed areas immediately. Seek medical attention if
2. Physical & Chemical Properties symptoms persist.
Melting Point: approx 15癈 (59癋) Inhalation: Remove victim to fresh air. Contact medical personnel if
Boiling Point: >130癈 (266癋)
Non-Volatiles: not determined Ingestion: Immediately call physician or poison control center for
Viscosity: @20癈. (Din 53211): 29 s most current information. Do not induce vomiting.
g/cm3 @ 20癈: 0.94
Density: Exposure: Preexisting dermatitis, other skin conditions, kidney con-
ditions and liver conditions may be aggravated by exposures to this
Solubility in water: @20癈: 1 g/L
Refractive Index: not determined product.
Appearance & Odor: clear, colorless, odorless, combustible
liquid. 10. Toxicological Information
Skin Contact: skin sensitizing
3. Stability & Reactivity Eye Contact: eye irritant
Conditions to Avoid: Avoid exposures to or contact with extreme Inhalation: irritant
temperatures, incompatible materials, and sources of ignition. Ingestion: irritant
Materials to Avoid: Strong oxidizing agents, acid chlorides and acid
anhydrides. 11. Disposal Consideration
Hazardous decomposition products: Thermal decomposition of this Product Disposal: Waste disposal must be in accordance with
product can generate acrid fumes and toxic gases (carbon oxides). appropriate local, state, and federal regulations
Packaging Disposal: Dispose of in a manner in accordance with
4. Handling & Storage local, state and federal regulations.
Handling Precautions: Avoid getting this product on or in you. Wash
thoroughly after handling this product. Use in well ventilated location. 12. Transport Information
Avoid breathing vapors or mist generated by this product. DOT Shipping Name: not applicable
Storage Precautions: Store containers in a cool, dry location away ADR/RIC Code: not applicable
from direct sunlight, sources of intense heat or where freezing is possi- Sea Transport IMDG Code: not applicable
ble. Open container slowly on stable surface. Air Transport IATA: not applicable
5. Accidental Release Measures 13. Regulatory Information
Personal Precautions: wear triple gloves, chemical resistant boots, and The components of this product are listed on the TSCA Inventory.
suit and self contained breathing apparatus. ANSI Standard Label information: Warning may cause eye injury.
Environmental Precautions: Keep away from drains and ground water. Harmful if swallowed, causes skin and respiratory tract irritation. Do
Cleanup Procedures: Absorb spills with sand or other suitable absor- not taste or swallow. The components of the product are on the
bent materials. Rinse area with soap and water solution and follow with Canadian DSL Inventory. Regulations pertaining to cosmetics within
a water rinse. Decontaminate the area thoroughly. Place all spill resi- the context of the FDA apply to this product. This product has been
due in an appropriate container and seal. Dispose of in accordance classified in accordance with the hazard criteria of the CPR. Cana-
with applicable local, state and federal regulations. dian WHMIS classification: D2B (Materials causing other toxic ef-
fects; eye irritation).
6. Exposure Controls & Personal Protection
Respiratory Protection: provide adequate ventilation . 14. Disclaimer
Protective Clothing: Gloves and safety glasses are recommended. This information relates only to the specific material designated and
may not be valid for such material used in combination with any
Other Protective Measures: Employees must practice good personal
hygiene, washing exposed areas of skin several times daily and laun- other materials or in any other process. Such information is to be the
dering contaminated clothing before re-use. best of the company s knowledge and believed accurate and reliable
as of the date indicated. However, no representation, war-ranty or
7. Hazards Identification guarantee of any kind, express or implied, is made as to its
Eye contact may cause damage to the eyes. Inhalation and skin con- accuracy, reliability or completeness and we assume no respon-
tact with this product can irritate contaminated tissue, depending upon sibility for any loss, damage or expense, direct or consequential,
duration of contact. This product presents a slight flammability hazard if arising out of use. It is the user s responsibility to satisfy himself as
exposed to high temperatures. to the suitableness & completeness of such information for his own
9. Fire Fighting Measures
Flash Point: not determined
Extinguishing Media: Carbon dioxide, foam, dry powder, water
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