PROVIDER
Rarity4u
Geitestien 9
N-1555 Son
Norway

 

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COMPOSITION                                            EC Symbols             Risk

Phrase
Methyl cyclohexanol Cas No: 583-59-5.     <40%Xn-harmful         20 
Potassium hydroxide 1310-58-3                 <3% C (corrosive)       35 
Water & other components                         <100% None               None

 

HAZARD IDENTIFICATION
May cause burns in contact with mucous membranes (eyes, throat, nose, respiratory system) and skin. 
May be harmful if inhaled. 
Avoid naked flames and other ignition sources.

 

FIRST AID MEASURES 
Remove contaminated clothing and launder before re-use.
Inhalation
Remove affected person to fresh air. 
Keep patient calm. 
Obtain medical advice.
Skin Contact
Wash thoroughly with water.
Eye Contact
Wash immediately with clean water for at least 10 minutes. 
If irritation persists obtain medical attention.
Ingestion
Wash out mouth thoroughly with water. 
Do not induce vomiting. 
Symptomatic treatment. 
Obtain medical attention.

 

FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
Suitable Media
Water spray or mist, foam, carbon dioxide or other dry agents.
Unsuitable Media
None
If dried out, will burn and may give off noxious fumes (e.g. carbon oxides). 
Prevent release to water sources. 
Wear breathing apparatus and protective clothing.

 

ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
Contain any spilled material immediately with dry agent (e.g. sand, vermiculite, etc.) and vacuum or shovel into labelled containers for disposal (See section 13). Prevent release to clean water sources.

 

HANDLING AND STORAGE
Handling
Ensure good local ventilation/extraction. 
Wear plastic/rubber gloves to protect skin. 
Wash splashes as soon as possible. 
Use lanolin-based hand cream if required.
Storage
Store in a cool dry place in the original containers. 
Keep sealed. 
Avoid sources of ignition or naked flames.

 

EXPOSURE CONTROL/PERSONAL PROTECTION
Ventilation
Use in well ventilated area.
Hand Protection
Avoid contact with skin – use disposable gloves
Eye Protection
Avoid contact with eyes.
Skin Protection
Wash with water.

 

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
Appearance
Liquid
Colour
Pale orange/red
Odour
Menthol–like
pH
12.0 – 14.0 (concentrate)
Flashpoint
63°C (methyl cyclohexanol)
Boiling Point Range
>100°C
Oxidising Properties
Not determined
Vapour Pressure
Not determined
Relative Density
1.02 approx.
Solubility
100% soluble in water and dry-cleaning fluids

 

STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
Conditions To Avoid
Avoid naked flames and other sources of ignition
Materials To Avoid
Strong oxidising agents.
Hazardous Decomposition Products 
Noxious fumes (e.g. carbon oxides) may be released if burned or heated to decomposition

 

TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
Chronic Effects 
No known long-term effects provided handling guidelines are observed
Acute Effects 
Since this product is mildly corrosive it may damage delicate mucous membranes (eyes, nose, throat etc.) and unprotected skin. May be harmful by inhalation

 

ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION 
This preparation is unlikely to be acutely toxic to aquatic organisms and is largely biodegradable

 

DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
Users should acquaint themselves with local regulations. European Hazard Code H8 (corrosive). Therefore waste is considered “hazardous” if it contains at least 5% of the concentrate.

 

TRANSPORT INFORMATION 
Proper Shipping Name
Corrosive Liquid, Basic, Organic, N.O.S. 
(Contains potassium hydroxide) 
UN Number
3267 
Hazard Class
8
UN Packing Group
III
ADR/RID
56°C 
HI/UN Number 
80
EAC
2X 
IATA/DGR Limits
Passenger.             5 litres (1 litre in non-UN packages) 
Cargo;                    60 litres 
IMO/IMDG Code
8147-1
EmS
8-15 
MFAG
760 
UN Recommends
Limited quantity not requiring label – 1 litre 
CEFIC Tremcard: 80G20

 

REGULATORY INFORMATION 
Components listed as “dangerous” in Annex 1 to directive 67/548/EEC 
Methyl cyclohexanol 603-010-00-9 
Potassium hydroxide 019-002-00-8
 
Classified according to Directives 67/548/EEC and 88/379/EEC and their various amendments, and labelled as follows: 
VULPEX 
(contains methyl cyclohexanol and potassium hydroxide EC Nos. 209-512-0 and 215-181-7) 
Warning Symbol 
Corrosive(C) 
Warning Words 
Corrosive 
Risk Phrases
R34 – causes burns 
R20 – harmful by inhalation 
Safety Phrases 
S26                   In case of contact with eyes rinse immediately with water and seek medical advice 
S38/37/39         Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/ face protection 
S45                   In case of accident or illness seek medical advice immediately

 

OTHER INFORMATION 
                                                                                          
Occupational exposure levels 8h-TWA       mg/m³       Short-term           Reference 
Methyl cyclohexanol                                        235            350(15minute)      UK,OES 
                                                                         235            -                            Denmark 
                                                                        120             -                            Norway 
Potassium hydroxide                                       -                 2 (15minute)         UK,OES 
                                                                        2                 -                            Denmark Finland Norway, US ACGIH 
Inventories
All components are listed in EINECS and TSCA 
Intended Use
Concentrated industrial cleaning fluid 
The format of this Safety Data Sheet conforms to the requirements of EC Directive 91/155/EEC 
Disclaimer 
Although reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of this document to assess and summarise the hazard properties of the product. The user must satisfy them self that the information contained herein permits safe handling under local site conditions, since the supplier cannot foresee all conditions of use. The information in this document is not intended to be a product specification.

 

June 2017
Son Norway