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Coconut oil(8001-31-8)

Coconut oil(8001-31-8)
Product IdentificationBack to Contents
【Product Name】

Coconut oil

Coconut butter
Coconut oil
Coconut palm oil



【RTECS Class】


Physical and Chemical PropertiesBack to Contents

White or light-yellow to orange semi-solid. Contains principally glycerides of myristic, palmitic, stearic, oleic and linoleic acids.
【Solubility in water】

【Melting Point】


0.922 g/cm3 (20 C)

In manufacture chocolate, candies, in baking instead of lard, in candles & night lights, in dyeing cotton, as an ointment base, in hair dressing, in massage.
First Aid MeasuresBack to Contents

If victim is conscious and alert, give 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid.

Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid if cough or other symptoms appear.

Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical aid if irritation develops or persists.

Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.
Handling and StorageBack to Contents

Store in a cool, dry place.

Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.
Hazards IdentificationBack to Contents

May cause respiratory tract irritation. The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.

May cause skin irritation. No information reported.

No information reported.

May cause irritation of the digestive tract. The toxicological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.

May ignite on contact with moist air or moisture. May burn rapidly with flare-burning effect. Some react vigorously or explosively on contact with water. Some may decompose explosively when heated or involved in a fire. May re-ignite after fire is extinguished. Runoff may create fire or explosion hazard.
【UN (DOT)】

Exposure Controls/Personal ProtectionBack to Contents
【Personal Protection】

Eyes: Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166. Skin: Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure. Clothing: Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.

Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. Always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.
【Exposure Effects】

The toxological properties of this substance have not been fully investigated.
【Poison Class】

Fire Fighting MeasuresBack to Contents
【Flash Point】

【Fire Fighting】

Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. Extinguishing media: For small fires, use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide or chemical foam.
【Fire Potential】

Flammable/combustible material.
Accidental Release MeasuresBack to Contents
【Small spills/leaks】

Absorb spill with inert material, (e.g., dry sand or earth), then place into a chemical waste container.
Stability and ReactivityBack to Contents

Interaction with caustic solutions Strong oxidizing acids may cause a vigorous reaction that is sufficiently exothermic to ignite the reaction products Reacts slowly with air to become rancid.

Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.

Carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide.
【Combustion Products】

Fire will produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Transport InformationBack to Contents
【UN Number】

【Hazard Class】

【Packing Group】

Company Name:Nanjing yaoshi technology co. LTD
Company Name:Jishui County Yikang Natural Flavor Oil Refinery
Company Name:Jiangxi Wanhua Spice Co., Ltd.
Company Name:J & K SCIENTIFIC LTD.
Tel:010-82848833- ;010-82848833-
Company Name:Meryer (Shanghai) Chemical Technology Co., Ltd.
Company Name:BeiJing Hwrk Chemicals Limted
Company Name:Energy Chemical
Company Name:Chengdu XiYa Chemical Technology Co., Ltd.
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