Material Safety Data Sheet

Section 1. IDENTIFICATION

   Trade Name: 

    
Triethyl Citrate, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   Synonyms: 
TRIETHYL ESTER; ETHYL CITRATE; CITROFLEX 2
   Product Number:  0308300NAT       FEMA Number:  3083

Section 2. COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENT
   Ingredient:
 Triethyl Citrate, Natural (Organic Compliant)
   CAS Number: 77-93-0
   Molecular Formula:  C12 H20 O7

   Additional Information:  

Section 3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
   Harmful if Swallowed
   Irritating to Eyes, Respiratory System and Skin
   Risk of Serious Damage to Eyes
   Addtional Information:   POTENTIAL HEALTH EFFECTS: May cause skin irritation. Inhalation of mist may cause irritation to the respiratory tract. EYE CONTACT: May cause a burning sensation, irritation accompanied with pain and corneal or conjunctival ulceration in severe cases. SKIN CONTACT: May cause irritation, stinging, redness, and some swelling. INGESTION: May cause severe burning in the mouth and digestive tract. CHRONIC: None known. This material is FDA approved under 21 CFR 175.320

Section 4. FIRST AID MEASURES
   EYE CONTACT: Immediately flush eyes with water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention. SKIN CONTACT: Immediately wash skin with soap and copius amounts of water. INHALATION: Immediately remove to FRESH AIR. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention.

Section 5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
   MEANS OF EXTINCTION: GENERAL HAZARD: Treat as burning oil Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder or appropriate foam. Water: if water must be used, spray only. UNUSUAL FIRE/EXPLOSION HAZARDS: Avoid heat, sparks, and open flames. Hazardous Combustion Products: Carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, acrid fumes.

Section 6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
   PERSONAL PRECAUTIONS: Refer to Section 8. CLEANUP PROCEDURES: Small spills should be adsorbed by dirt, sand or other suitable adsorbent. Large spills may be diked with earth and pumped to closed containers for recovery or disposable. At temperatures less than 15 C, material may crystallize and form a solid mass. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.

Section 7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
   HANDLING - USER EXPOSURE: Do not breathe vapor. Avoid contact with eyes,. skin and clothing. Wear safety glasses or goggles and rubber gloves and apron when handling. SUGGESTED STORAGE CONDITIONS: Store in tightly sealed original containers with minimum head space. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat, cold, and air.
    SUGGESTED STORAGE CONDITIONS: Store at AmbientF in tightly sealed original containers with minimum head space. Avoid prolonged exposure to light, heat and air.
SHELF LIFE: 24 months after the last date of QC approval, or date of shipment, under recommended storage conditions or as otherwise noted.

Section 8. EXPOSURE AND PROTECTION CONTROLS
   Safety shower and eye bath. Mechanical exhaust may be needed. Government approved respirator. Compatible chemical resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles. Wash contaminated clothing thoroughly before reuse. Clean contaminated equipment thoroughly with soap and water.

Section 9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
   Appearance:  CLEAR COLORLESS LIQUID
   Sensory Properties:  ESSENTIALLY ODORLESS, OILY, BITTER LIQUID
   Molecular Weight: 
   Purity (by G.C.):  >99%
   Specific Gravity @ 25 C:  1.1350-1.1390
   Refractive Index @ 20 C:  1.4380 - 1.4460
   Optical Rotation: 
   Acid Value: 
   Melting Point/Melting Point Range (C):  N/A
   Boiling Point/Boiling Point Range (C):  260
   Flash Point (C) (Tag Closed Cup):  151
   Flammability:  not determined

  
Vapor Pressure: 1mm @ 107 C
  
Vapor Density (air = 1):  not determined
   Evaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate = 1):  not determined
   Viscosity:  not determined
   Partition Coefficient (n-Octanol/Water):  not determined
   Solubility in Water (%):
 SLIGHTLY SOLUBLE
  
Solubility in Alcohol (%):  SOLUBLE
   Additional Data:    

Section 10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
     GENERAL: Stable CONDITIONS TO AVOID: None known MATERIALS TO AVOID: None known HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS: None known

Section 11. TOXILOGICAL INFORMATION
    
None established. Not listed as a carcinogen by IARC, ACGIH, NTP, or OSHA.

Section 12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
    
No data available.

Section 13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
     Nonhazardous; not regulated by DOT.

Section 14. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
   DOT
   Proper Shipping Name: NOT REGULATED
   UN#:
   Hazard Class:
      None
   Packing Group:
   Hazard Label:
     None

   IATA
   Proper Shipping Name: NOT REGULATED
   IATA UN#:
   Hazard Class:
      None
   Packing Group:

Section 15. TRANSPORT INFORMATION
   US and EU Additional Classification
   Indication/Symbol of Danger:

   Indication of Danger:

   Irritating to Eyes, Respiratory System and Skin
    Risk Statements:
    
R 22 Harmful if swallowed R 36/37/38: Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin. R 41 Risk of serious damage to eyes R 42 May cause sensitization by inhalation R 43 May cause sensitization by skin contact
   Safety Statements:
    
S 26 In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice S 36 Wear protective clothing S 45 In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible) S26 36/37/39 In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Wear suitable protective clothing gloves, and eye/face protection. S 45 In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label
   TSCA (USA) Status: 
registered
   EINECS (EC) Status:  listed
  
 DSL (Canada) Status: 
listed
   AICS (Australia) Status:  listed
  
 MITI (Japan) Status: 
listed

Section 16. OTHER INFORMATION
   Disclaimer
    The information above is believed to be accurate and represents the best information currently available to us. We make no warranty, express or implied, about the information and assume no liability resulting from its use. Users should make their own investigations to determine suitability. We shall not be liable for any claims, losses, or damages of any nature whatsoever related to usage.