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Material Safety Data Sheet

Tea Tree Essential Oil



1. Product and Company Identification
Suppliers Product Name Tea Tree Essential Oil
Botanical Name Melaleuca alternifolia
INCI Name Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Leaf Essential Oil
Supplier Essential7.com
CAS No. 8022-72-8
EINECS 285-377-1
JCLS No. N/A
3. Hazards Identification
No hazardous ingredients identified
4. First Aid Measures
INHALATION None - Non toxic, no action necessary
INGESTION Drink water or milk to dilute. Seek immediate medical attention.
EYE CONTACT Flush with copious amounts of water for 15 minutes. Obtain medical treatment if irritation persists.
SKIN CONTACT Remove contaminated clothing. Wash affected areas. .
5. Fire-Fighting Measures
Flash Point 130 deg. C
Hazardous combustion products Product is stable and no fire and explosive hazard found
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA; Recommended extinguishing media: C02, dry powder or foam. Water may cause splattering.
FIRE FIGHTING INSTRUCTIONS None
UNUSUAL FIRE AND EXPLOSIVE HAZARDS CO2, CO, and unidentified organics may be formed during combustion.
6. Accidental Release Measures
Small/large spills Eliminate Source of ignition. Absorb Spills
7. Handling and Storage
Handling Good industral hygiene practice requires that employee exposure be maintained below TLV. This is preferably achieved through the provision of adequate ventilation where necessary. Where dust cannot be controlled in this way, personal respiratory protection should be employed.
Storage Store in a tight container in a cool, well ventilated area Protect from sunlight and away from sources of ignition Store below 40 deg C and above freezing
8. Exposure Control/Personal Protection
Engineering Controls Use with adequate ventilation to meet exposure limits listed in section 2
RESPIRATORY CONTROL None
Skin Protection Surgical or rubber gloves
Eye Protection Safety glasses/goggles or face shield recommended.
9. Physical and Chemical Properties
Appearance Clear to pale yellow in color
Solubility in water Insoluble
Specific Gravity 0.895 @20deg.C
Content terpinen-4-ol 39%, y-terpinene 19.8%, a-terpinene 9.2%, 1,8-cineole 3.1%
10. Stability and Reactivity
STABILITY Stable
MATERIALS TO AVOID None of note
CONDITIONS TO AVOID None
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS No decomposition productsfound.
HAZARDOUS POLYMERIZATION None
12. Toxicological Information
Not found to be a carcinogen. Liquid may irritate skin and eyes
Ecological Information No environmental hazards are known. Avoid pollution to soil, water in accordance with local, provincial and Federal regulations.
13. Disposal Considerations
US: Discarded product is not a hazardous waste under RCRA, 40 CFR 261 EC: Dispose of material in accordance with appropriate regulations
14. Transport Information
Class/Division: not restricted .
15. Regulatory Information Information
US: This material is intended to be used as a cosmetic ingredient and is exempt from Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) regulation (40 CFR 710) when used as such. Do not use for other purposes.
EC: This material is not classed as "Dangerous" according to the health and physical properties criteria of the EU Directives on the classification of substances and preparations.

Information in this material safety data sheet is compiled from our general experience and data obtained from various technical publications and is furnished without warranty. The responsibility for the adoption of appropriate safety precautions rest solely with user. While Essential7.com believe that the information provided herein is accurate at the date hereof, no responsibility for its completeness or accuracy can be assumed. This information is provided solely for consideration and investigation by the user. Revised Jan 03.





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Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).


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Keep out of reach of Children and Pets.  Refer to Certificate of Analysis and/or MSDS for proper handling information.