Epsom Salt - magnesium sulphate for bath and body preparations.
Epsom salts have long been known to have health benefits when used as a bath soak. It is said to draw toxins from the body, sedate the nervous system, reduce swelling, relax muscles, is a natural emollient, exfoliator, etc. etc.
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MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET
1. Identification of Product and Supplier
Product Name: Epsom Salt
Supplier: Soaposh.BROOKLYN, LOWER DOWNGATE, CORNWALL TEL;01579 370792
2 - Composition and information on ingredients:
The product does not belong to any list of substances supposedly hazardous to human or
animal health according to EU guideline 548/67 and further amendments, nor to those having recognised exposition limits.
Inci Name: Magnesium Sulfate, heptahydrate, Epsom salt
Chemical composition: Magnesium Sulfate
3 -Hazards identification:
- Low hazards under normal conditions.
4 - First aid measures:
- INHALATION: Remove from exposure site to fresh air. May irritate nose and throat.
- Skin contact: wash with water and soap
- Eye contact: flush with plenty of water
- Ingestion: Rinse mouth with plenty of water. Seek medical advice if large amount ingested.
5 - Fire - Fighting measures:
Extinguishing media: Water mist, carbon dioxide, foams, inert powder
Extinguishing media to avoid direct water jet
Special exposure hazards: None
6 - Accidental release measures:
PERSONAL PRECAUTIONS: Avoid inhalation & direct contact with skin & eyes. Use individual protective
equipment (safety glasses, waterproof-boots, suitable protective clothing) in case of major spillages.
ENVIRONMENT PRECAUTIONS: Avoid creating dust. Flush with water after clean up.
CLEANING UP METHODS FOR SPILLAGES: Vacuum up and wash spill site. Observe state, federal & local disposal regulations.
7 - Handling and storage:
Apply good manufacturing practice & industrial hygiene practices, ensuring
proper ventilation. Observe good personal hygiene, and do not eat, drink or smoke whilst handling.
Non flammable powder should be stored in airtight container out of direct sunlight.
8 - Exposure controls and personal protection:
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Avoid breathing dust.
VENTILATION: Ensure good ventilation of working area.
HAND PROTECTION: Avoid all skin contact if possible.
EYE PROTECTION: Use safety glasses.
9 -Physical data and chemical properties:
- Form: White crystals of varying size
- Odour: None
- Colour: White
- Hydrosolubility: Soluble
10 - Stability and Reactivity:
11 - Toxicological information:
Non toxic product. When heated above 801 deg C will emit toxic fumes of chloride & sodium oxide.
12 - Ecological information:
13 - Disposal considerations:
Residue for disposal: according to local regulations.
Waste packing: observe local regulations.
14 - Transport information:
- Not dangerous product
- Classification: not classified in RID/ADR/IMDG
15 - Regulatory information:
In compliance with the requirements in the current Cosmetic Directives 67/548 EEC et
16 - Other information:
To the best of our knowledge, the information contained in this sheet is correct. However, we cannot accept responsibility or liability for any consequences arising from its use.