MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET  - Bitter Creek Candle Supply, Inc.
42212 County Hwy E, Ashland, Wisconsin 54806  Phone: (715) 278-3900   Fax: (715) 278-3904  www.candlesupply.com

Emergency Phone Number - Chemtrec: (24 hours) 1-800-424-9300 (For U.S., Canada, Mexico) 703-527-3887 (International)

 

I. IDENTIFICATION

Product Trade Name: EZ-Soy Container Wax Flakes

Chemical Family:  Botanical Oils

CAS Registry Number:  Not Applicable

PH of Product: N/A

US DOT Hazard Class:  N/A KEEP AWAY FROM CHILDREN

Health: 0    Fire: 1   Reactivity: 0    Protective: B

 
II. HAZARDOUS INGREDIENTS/IDENTITY INFORMATION

The specific chemical identities of the ingredients of this mixture are considered to be Trade Secrets and are withheld in accordance with the provisions of 1910.1200 of Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations. This proprietary material contains the following toxic chemical(s) subject to the reporting requirements of section 313 of Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 and 40 CFR Part 372:

REPORTABLE COMPONENTS

CAS NUMBER

OSHA & ACGIH

N/A

N/A

N/A

 
III. PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Boiling Point (F):  N/A

Melting Point:  121-125F

Vapor Pressure (mm Hg):  N/A

Evaporation Rate (Butyl Acetate=1):  N/A

Vapor Density (AIR=1):  N/A

Solubility in Water:  Insoluble

Specific Gravity (Water=1): 0.90

Appearance:  White to tan flakes with low odor.

 
IV. FIRE AND EXPLOSION DATA

Flash Point:

>600 F

Flammable Limits:

LEL: N/A UEL: N/A

Extinguishing Media:

Dry chemical, CO2, foam

Special Firefighting Procedures:

Avoid use of water in extinguishing fires.

Unusual Fire and Explosion Hazards:

Rags and other materials containing this product may heat and spontaneously ignite if exposed to air. Store wiping rags and similar material in metal cans with tight fitting lids.

 
V. REACTIVITY DATA

Stability:

Stable

Hazardous Polymerization:

Will not occur

Incompatibility (Materials to Avoid):

Water

Hazardous Decomposition or Byproducts:

Carbon monoxide

 
VI. HEALTH HAZARD DATA

Route(s) of Entry:

Inhalation? No     Skin? Yes      Ingestion? Yes

Health Hazards (Acute and Chronic):

Molten materials will produce thermal burns. May be irritating to eyes. Non-toxic.

Carcinogenicity:

NTP? No     IARC Monographs? No     OSHA Regulated? No

Signs and Symptoms of Overexposure:

None expected.

Medical Conditions Generally
Aggravated by Exposure:

Not established.

Emergency and First Aid Procedures:

EYE CONTACT: Any material in eyes should be washed out and medical attention obtained if symptoms persist.
SKIN CONTACT: Wash thoroughly with water and soap and seek medical assistance if irritation occurs. If burned by contact with molten material cool as quickly as possible with water and see a physician for treatment of burn.

INHALATION: Not expected.

INGESTION: Non-toxic. If material is ingested, do not induce vomiting. Call a physician.

VII. PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFE HANDLING AND USE

Steps to be Taken if Material is Released or Spilled:

Eliminate all ignition sources. Small Spill: Add solid absorbent, shovel into disposable container and hose area. Large spill: Dike area, squeegee or pump into holding container.

Waste Disposal Method:

Dispose of in compliance with local, state and Federal laws & regulations.

Precautions to be Taken in Storing
and Handling:

No special precautions in storing. Use protective equipment when handling molten material. 

Other Precautions:

In the presence of any vegetable oil mists, proper respiratory protection should be worn.

VIII. CONTROL MEASURES

Respiratory Protection (Specify Type):

Not required.  If desired, use NIOSH approved respirator.

Ventilation:

Local Exhaust: Meeting ACGIH criteria as needed.
Special: Not Required     Mechanical: Not Required     Other: Not Required

Protective Gloves:

Use thermal resistant gloves as needed to avoid prolonged or repeated contact.

Eye Protection:

Use goggles or face shield when eye contact might occur.

Other Protective Clothing or Equipment:

Chemical and heat resistant clothing as needed.  Eye wash station should be available in the work area.

Work/Hygienic Practices:

Wash hands before eating, drinking or smoking.

X. EMERGENCY PLANNING & COMMUNITY RIGHT-TO-KNOW (SARA III)

311 / 312 CATEGORIZATION 
(40CFR 370)

FIRE: Yes        SUDDEN RELEASE OF PRESSURE: No        REACTIVITY: No
IMMEDIATE (ACUTE): No        DELAYED (CHRONIC): No

312 INFORMATION (40CFR 372)

This proprietary mixture contains the following toxic chemical(s) above the minimum concentrations subject to the requirements of Section 313 of Title III of the Superfund Amendment and Reauthorization Act of 1986:  See Section II.

 

DISCLAIMER:  THE INFORMATION HEREIN IS GIVEN IN GOOD FAITH BUT NO WARRANTY IS EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.  The information contained on the Material Data Sheet has been compiled from data considered accurate. This data is believed to be reliable, however, it must be pointed out that values for certain properties are known to vary from source to source. Bitter Creek Candle Supply expressly disclaims any warranty expressed or implied as well as any liability for any injury or loss arising from the use of this information or the materials described. This data is not to be construed as absolutely complete since additional data may be desirable when particular conditions or circumstances exist. It is the responsibility of the user to determine the best precautions necessary for the safe handling and use of this product for his application. This data relates only to the specific material designated and not to be used in combination with any other material. Many federal and state regulations pertain directly or indirectly to the product's end use and disposal of containers and unused material. It is the purchaser's responsibility to familiarize themselves with all applicable regulations.
PREPARED BY: BCCS   Date: 12/19/11