SAFETY DATA SHEET
Linseed Oil, raw
SDS according to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and
Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), Annex II-EU
SECTION 1: Identification of the substance/mixture and of the
Date issued 15.10.2014
1.1. Product identifier
Product name Linseed Oil, raw
Chemical name Oil
CAS no. 8001-26-1
EC no. 232-278-6
Article no. 67000
1.2. Relevant identified uses of the substance or mixture and uses advised against
Use of the substance/preparation Wood protection
Relevant identified uses SU3 Industrial uses End uses of substances as such or preparations at
SU21 Consumer uses Private households (= general public = consumers)
SU22 Professional uses Public domain (administration, education,
entertainment, services, craftsmen)
PC9 Coatings and Paints, Fillers, Putties, Thinners
PC15 Non-metal-surface treatment products
1.3. Details of the supplier of the safety data sheet
Company name Auson AB
Postal address Verkstadsgatan 3
Postcode S-434 42
Tel +46 300-562000
Fax +46 300-562021
Contact person Nina Nyth
1.4. Emergency telephone number
Emergency telephone .:112
SECTION 2: Hazards identification
2.1. Classification of substance or mixture
Substance / mixture hazardous
Risk for spontaneous combustion if linseed oil is absorbed by porous organic
material (cotton waste or rag). This oxidation, which give rise to heat can
happen even at room temperature, but raised temperature increases the risk.
2.2. Label elements
EC label Yes
Composition on the label Linseed oil:100 %
2.3. Other hazards
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Description of hazard The product does not require labelling.
Other hazards None
SECTION 3: Composition/information on ingredients
Substance Identification Classification Contents
Linseed oil CAS no.: 8001-26-1
EC no.: 232-278-6
SECTION 4: First aid measures
4.1. Description of first aid measures
Skin contact Wash the skin with water and soap.
Eye contact Rinse with water for at least 15 minutes. Keep eye wide open while flushing.
Get medical attention if any discomfort continues.
Ingestion DO NOT INDUCE VOMITING! In an emergency, contact the national Poisons
4.2. Most important symptoms and effects, both acute and delayed
Information for health personnel Do NOT induce vomiting.
4.3. Indication of any immediate medical attention and special treatment needed
Specific details on antidotes No information available.
SECTION 5: Firefighting measures
5.1. Extinguishing media
Suitable extinguishing media Carbon dioxide (CO2). Water fog. Foam.
5.2. Special hazards arising from the substance or mixture
Fire and explosion hazards Spontaneous combustion hazard.
5.3. Advice for firefighters
Other Information Containers near fire must be moved and/or cooled with water.
SECTION 6: Accidental release measures
6.1. Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
Personal protection measures Provide good ventilation.
6.2. Environmental precautions
Do not allow spill to enter sewers or watercourses.
6.3. Methods and material for containment and cleaning ups
Cleaning method Avoid release to the environment.
6.4. Reference to other sectionss
Other instructions Cover spill with sand/soil. Collect. Clean with water.
SECTION 7: Handling and storage
7.1. Precautions for safe handling
Handling No special precautions required. Provide adequate ventilation.
7.2. Conditions for safe storage, including any incompatibilities
Storage Avoid contact with: Organic substances. Store in original container. Do not
store above room temperature and not below 4°C.
7.3. Specific end use(s)
Specific use(s) See Section 1.2
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SECTION 8: Exposure controls/personal protection
8.1. Control parameters
DNEL / PNEC
Summary of risk management
No information available.
Summary of risk management
No information available.
8.2. Exposure controls
Limitation of exposure on workplace Provide good ventilation.
Respiratory protection No respirator is normally needed.
Hand protection Protective gloves must be used if there is a risk of direct contact or
Eye / face protection
Eye protection Wear approved, tight fitting safety glasses where splashing is probable.
Skin protection (except hands) Protective clothing as needed.
SECTION 9: Physical and chemical properties
9.1. Information on basic physical and chemical properties
Physical state Liquid.
Colour Yellowish brown
Comments, Odour limit Not applicable.
Boiling point / boiling range Value: > 300 °C
Flash point Value: > 150 °C
Comments, Vapour pressure No data recorded.
Bulk density Value: 930 kg/m³
Solubility description Soluble in organic solvents. Insoluble in water.
Solubility in water Insoluble in water
Comments, Partition coefficient: noctanol
No data available
9.2. Other information
SECTION 10: Stability and reactivity
10.2. Chemical stability
Stability Stable with normal handling. Spontaneous combustion hazard when in contact
with textiles etc. Used textiles must be soaked in water.
10.3. Possibility of hazardous reactions
Possibility of hazardous reactions No hazardous reactions known.
10.4. Conditions to avoid
Conditions to avoid No information available.
10.5. Incompatible materials
Materials to avoid No hazardous reactions known.
10.6. Hazardous decomposition products
Hazardous decomposition products No formation of hazardous decomposition products are expected under normal
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SECTION 11: Toxicological information
11.1. Information on toxicological effects
Potential acute effects
Skin contact Prolonged or repeated contact may cause irritation.
Eye contact May irritate the eyes.
Ingestion May have a purgative effect if ingested.
Carcinogenic, Mutagenic or Reprotoxic
Carcinogenicity No data available.
SECTION 12: Ecological information
Ecotoxicity Ecotoxicity data are not known for this product.
12.2. Persistence and degradability
Persistence and degradability Data not available.
12.3. Bioaccumulative potential
Bioaccumulative potential Does not bioaccumulate.
12.4. Mobility in soil
Mobility No data available.
12.5. Results of PBT and vPvB assessment
PBT assessment results The product does not contain any PBT or vPvB substance.
12.6. Other adverse effects
Other adverse effects / Remarks The product is not toxic or harmful to the environment.
SECTION 13: Disposal considerations
13.1. Waste treatment methods
Specify the appropriate methods of
Dispose of in compliance with local regulations.
Product classified as hazardous
Packaging classified as hazardous
EWC waste code EWC: 08 01 11 waste paint and varnish containing organic solvents or other
SECTION 14: Transport information
114.1. UN number
Comments Not classified as hazardous for transport.
114.2. UN proper shipping name
114.3. Transport hazard class(es)
114.4. Packing group
114.5. Environmental hazards
114.6. Special precautions for user
114.7. Transport in bulk according to Annex II of MARPOL 73/78 and the IBC Code
SECTION 15: Regulatory information
EC no. 232-278-6
15.1. Safety, health and environmental regulations/legislation specific for the
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substance or mixture
References (laws/regulations) The product does not require labelling according to EEC-directives or national
Legislation and regulations Regulation (EC) nr. 1907/2006 Regulation (EC) nr. 1272/2008.
15.2. Chemical safety assessment
Chemical safety assessment
SECTION 16: Other information
Supplier’s notes These data are based on our best knowledge to date, however they do not
imply any guarantee on the properties or quality of the product. In case of
uncertainties we advise you to make own tests or ask for written directions
Expired date 15.10.2017
Responsible for safety data sheet Auson AB
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